1. 锦 is the 1944th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 22 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (metal/gold), (white), (turban/scarf)
Graphical :
=> 丿, , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. jin3 - brocade/embroidered work/bright

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 锦 (jin3): The component 巾 is pronounced as 'jin1'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

胡锦涛 (胡錦濤)
锦江 (錦江)
锦绣 (錦繡)
集锦 (集錦)

Medium Frequency

世锦赛 (世錦賽)
盘锦 (盤錦)
衣锦还乡 (衣錦還鄉)
锦上添花 (錦上添花)
锦州 (錦州)
锦标赛 (錦標賽)
锦江区 (錦江區)
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.