1. 鲸 is the 2612th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 11 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (fish), (lid), (mouth), (small)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. jing1 - whale

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 鲸 (jing1): The component 京 is pronounced as 'jing1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

白鲸 (白鯨)
鲸鱼 (鯨魚)

Medium Frequency

捕鲸 (捕鯨)
蓝鲸 (藍鯨)
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.