1. 蒲 is the 2339th most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 14 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (grass), (water), (ten), (use), (dot)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Pu2 - surname Pu/old place name
  2. pu2 - refers to various monocotyledonous flowering plants including Acorus calamus and Typha orientalis/common cattail/bullrush

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 蒲 (pu2): The component 浦 is pronounced as 'pu3'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 蒲 (pu2): The component 丶 is pronounced as 'zhu3'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency


Medium Frequency

蒲剧 (蒲劇)
蒲团 (蒲團)
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.