1. 胶 is the 2165th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 41 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (moon), (lid), (eight/divide), (N/A)
Graphical :
=> , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. jiao1 - to glue/glue/gum/rubber

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 胶 (jiao1): The component 交 is pronounced as 'jiao1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

胶卷 (膠卷)
胶囊 (膠囊)

Medium Frequency

乳胶 (乳膠)
凝胶 (凝膠)
塑胶 (塑膠)
如胶似漆 (如膠似漆)
果胶 (果膠)
橡胶 (橡膠)
胶南 (膠南)
胶原 (膠原)
胶州 (膠州)
胶州湾 (膠州灣)
胶布 (膠布)
胶带 (膠帶)
胶水 (膠水)
胶片 (膠片)
胶质 (膠質)
阿胶 (阿膠)
发胶 (髮膠)
Decomposition Levels:
Level 1: Only divided once. So only two components.
Level 2: Radical Decomposition. The character gets decomposed into its lowest radical components. For the complete list visit the Radical wikipedia page.
Level 3: Graphical Decomposition. Shows all the strokes & lowest level of components that make up the character.
If you see questions marks or too many "block" characters, especially when it comes to level 3 decomposition you might need the correct font.