1. 遗 is the 890th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 45 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (walk), (mouth), (line), (one), (shell)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. yi2 - to lose/to leave behind/to omit/to bequeath/sth lost/involuntary discharge (of urine etc)

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 遗 (yi2): The component 一 is pronounced as 'yi1'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

遗忘 (遺忘)
遗憾 (遺憾)

Medium Frequency

不遗余力 (不遺餘力)
后遗症 (後遺症)
遗传 (遺傳)
遗嘱 (遺囑)
遗址 (遺址)
遗失 (遺失)
遗书 (遺書)
遗弃 (遺棄)
遗漏 (遺漏)
遗照 (遺照)
遗物 (遺物)
遗产 (遺產)
遗留 (遺留)
遗精 (遺精)
遗落 (遺落)
遗言 (遺言)
遗迹 (遺跡)
遗愿 (遺願)
遗体 (遺體)
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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