1. 週 is the 490th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 24 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (walk), (field), (mouth)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. zhou1 - week/weekly/variant of 周[zhou1]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 週 (zhou1): The component 周 is pronounced as 'zhou1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 週 (zhou1): The component 口 is pronounced as 'kou3'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

周末 (週末)
周边 (週邊)

Medium Frequency

周一 (週一)
周三 (週三)
周二 (週二)
周五 (週五)
周六 (週六)
周刊 (週刊)
周四 (週四)
周年 (週年)
周日 (週日)
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.