1. 齋 is the 2399th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 13 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (even/uniformly), (small)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. zhai1 - to fast or abstain from meat, wine etc/vegetarian diet/study room/building/to give alms (to a monk)

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

素斋 (素齋)
开斋 (開齋)
斋戒 (齋戒)
斋饭 (齋飯)

Medium Frequency

化斋 (化齋)
书斋 (書齋)
聊斋志异 (聊齋志異)
开斋节 (開齋節)
斋月 (齋月)
斋藤 (齋藤)
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.