1. 颖 is the 2509th most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 7 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> No glyph available,
Radical :
=> (spoon), (grain), (leaf)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , 丿, ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Ying3 - surname Ying
  2. ying3 - head of grain/husk/tip/point/clever/gifted/outstanding

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 颖 (ying3): The component 页 is pronounced as 'ye4'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

新颖 (新穎)
脱颖而出 (脫穎而出)

Medium Frequency

聪颖 (聰穎)
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.