1. 负 is the 690th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 38 words.
  4. appears as a component in 1 character.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (knife), (shell)
Graphical :
=> , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. fu4 - to bear/to carry (on one's back)/to turn one's back on/to be defeated/negative (math. etc)

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

欺负 (欺負)
负担 (負擔)
负责 (負責)

Medium Frequency

胜负 (勝負)
抱负 (抱負)
背负 (揹負)
担负 (擔負)
肩负 (肩負)
自负 (自負)
负债 (負債)
负伤 (負傷)
负心 (負心)
负荷 (負荷)
负责人 (負責人)
负责任 (負責任)
负面 (負面)
超负荷 (超負荷)
辜负 (辜負)

Appears In:

also appears in:
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.