1. 腰 is the 1456th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 31 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> , No glyph available
Radical :
=> (moon), 西 (west), (woman)
Graphical :
=> , , , 丿, , , , , , 丿

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. yao1 - waist/lower back/pocket/middle/loins

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 腰 (yao1): The component 月 is pronounced as 'yue4'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency


Medium Frequency

弯腰 (彎腰)
腰围 (腰圍)
腰带 (腰帶)
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.