1. 莖 is the 2669th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 5 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (grass), (one), (river), (work)
Graphical :
=> , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. jing1 - stalk/stem/CL:條|条[tiao2]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 莖 (jing1): The component 巠 is pronounced as 'jing1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

根茎 (根莖)
阴茎 (陰莖)

Medium Frequency

鳞茎 (鱗莖)
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.