1. 髻 is the 4129th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 1 word.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (hair), (scholar), (mouth)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. ji4 - hair rolled up in a bun, topknot

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 髻 (ji4): The component 吉 is pronounced as 'ji2'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 髻 (ji4): The component 士 is pronounced as 'shi4'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

发髻 (髮髻)

Medium Frequency

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.