1. 颉 is the 3537th most frequent character.
  2. has 3 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 1 word.
  4. appears as a component in 2 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (scholar), (mouth), (leaf)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , 丿, ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Xie2 - surname Xie
  2. jie2 - to confiscate/legendary dog-like animal (old)
  3. xie2 - (of a bird) to fly upwards/(of the neck) stiff

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 颉 (jie2): The component 吉 is pronounced as 'ji2'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

Medium Frequency

仓颉 (倉頡)

Appears In:

also appears in:
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.