1. 頸 is the 2113th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 14 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (one), (river), (work), (leaf)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , 丿, , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. jing3 - neck

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 頸 (jing3): The component 巠 is pronounced as 'jing1'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

瓶颈 (瓶頸)
长颈鹿 (長頸鹿)
颈椎 (頸椎)
颈椎病 (頸椎病)
颈部 (頸部)

Medium Frequency

宫颈 (宮頸)
颈链 (頸鏈)
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.