1. 请 is the 421st most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 38 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (speech), (green/blue)
Graphical :
=> , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. qing3 - to ask/to invite/please (do sth)/to treat (to a meal etc)/to request

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 请 (qing3): The component 青 is pronounced as 'qing1'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency


Medium Frequency

敬请 (敬請)
申请 (申請)
请假 (請假)
请客 (請客)
请教 (請教)
请求 (請求)
邀请 (邀請)
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.