1. 锤 is the 2931st most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 6 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (metal/gold), (N/A), (ten), (scholar), (grass)
Graphical :
=> 丿, , , , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. chui2 - hammer/to hammer into shape/weight (e.g. of a steelyard or balance)

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 锤 (chui2): The component 垂 is pronounced as 'chui2'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

锤子 (錘子)

Medium Frequency

大锤 (大錘)
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.