蘇

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  1. 蘇 is the 590th most frequent character.
  2. 蘇 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 蘇 appears as a character in 63 words.
  4. 蘇 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
蘇 => 艹, 穌
Radical :
蘇 => 艹 (grass), 魚 (fish), 禾 (grain)
Graphical :
蘇 => 艹, ⺈, 冂, 一, 丨, 一, 灬, ㇒, 一, 丨, 八

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Su1 - surname Su/abbr. for Soviet Union 蘇維埃|苏维埃 or 蘇聯|苏联/abbr. for Jiangsu province 江蘇|江苏/abbr. for Suzhou city 蘇州|苏州
  2. su1 - Perilla frutescens (Chinese basil or wild red basil)/place name/to revive/used as phonetic in transliteration

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 蘇 (su1): The component 穌 is pronounced as 'su1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 蘇 (su1): The component 魚 is pronounced as 'yu2'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

江苏 (江蘇)
苏 (蘇)
苏州 (蘇州)
苏格兰 (蘇格蘭)
苏醒 (蘇醒)

Medium Frequency

复苏 (復蘇)
提拉米苏 (提拉米蘇)
江苏省 (江蘇省)
流苏 (流蘇)
紫苏 (紫蘇)
苏丹 (蘇丹)
苏州市 (蘇州市)
苏州河 (蘇州河)
苏打 (蘇打)
苏打水 (蘇打水)
苏打粉 (蘇打粉)
苏杭 (蘇杭)
苏东坡 (蘇東坡)
苏格拉底 (蘇格拉底)
苏珊 (蘇珊)
苏联 (蘇聯)
苏菲 (蘇菲)
苏轼 (蘇軾)
苏黎世 (蘇黎世)
阿克苏 (阿克蘇)

東

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  1. 東 is the 194th most frequent character.
  2. 東 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 東 appears as a character in 207 words.
  4. 東 appears as a component in 4 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
東 => 木, 日
Radical :
東 => 木 (tree), 日 (sun/day)
Graphical :
東 => 一, 丨, 八, 口, 一

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Dong1 - surname Dong
  2. dong1 - east/host (i.e. sitting on east side of guest)/landlord

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

东 (東)
东方 (東方)
东西 (東西)

Medium Frequency

中东 (中東)
丹东 (丹東)
各奔东西 (各奔東西)
安东尼 (安東尼)
山东 (山東)
山东省 (山東省)
广东 (廣東)
广东人 (廣東人)
广东省 (廣東省)
广东话 (廣東話)
惠东 (惠東)
房东 (房東)
东亚 (東亞)
东京 (東京)
东北 (東北)
东北亚 (東北亞)
东区 (東區)
东南 (東南)
东南亚 (東南亞)
东吴 (東吳)
东城 (東城)
东城区 (東城區)
东家 (東家)
东山 (東山)
东东 (東東)
东海 (東海)
东湖 (東湖)
东营 (東營)
东直门 (東直門)
东莞 (東莞)
东莞市 (東莞市)
东边 (東邊)
东部 (東部)
东阳 (東陽)
毛泽东 (毛澤東)
江东 (江東)
河东 (河東)
浦东 (浦東)
福如东海 (福如東海)
股东 (股東)
华东 (華東)
关东 (關東)

Appears In:

東 also appears in:

坡

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  1. 坡 is the 1548th most frequent character.
  2. 坡 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 坡 appears as a character in 32 words.
  4. 坡 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
坡 => 土, 皮
Radical :
坡 => 土 (earth), 皮 (skin)
Graphical :
坡 => 一, 丨, 一, 丿, ㇆, 丨, ㇇, ㇏

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. po1 - slope/CL:個|个[ge4]/sloping/slanted

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 坡 (po1): The component 皮 is pronounced as 'pi2'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

新加坡 

Medium Frequency

上坡 
下坡 
下坡路 
吉隆坡 
坡 
坡度 
山坡 
斜坡 
东坡 (東坡)
东坡肉 (東坡肉)
滑坡 
苏东坡 (蘇東坡)
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.
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