Chinese Radicals

Chinese radicals, or ( shǒu ) , are the graphical components of a Chinese character under which the character is traditionally listed in a Chinese dictionary. These components often give an indicator to the meaning or pronunciation of the character.

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Number Radical Simplified Pronunciation English Meaning Variants
1

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2

gǔn line Learn more ›
3

zhǔ dot Learn more ›
4

丿

piě slash

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5

second

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6

jué hook Learn more ›
7

èr two Learn more ›
8

tóu lid Learn more ›
9

rén man

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10

ér legs Learn more ›
11

enter Learn more ›
12

eight

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13

jiǒng down box Learn more ›
14

over Learn more ›
15

bīng ice Learn more ›
16

table Learn more ›
17

open box Learn more ›
18

dāo knife

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19

power Learn more ›
20

bāo wrap Learn more ›
21

spoon Learn more ›
22

fāng right open box Learn more ›
23

hiding enclo­sure Learn more ›
24

shí ten Learn more ›
25

mysti­cism Learn more ›
26

jié seal Learn more ›
27

hàn cliff Learn more ›
28

private Learn more ›
29

yòu again Learn more ›
30

kǒu mouth Learn more ›
31

wéi enclo­sure Learn more ›
32

earth Learn more ›
33

shì scholar Learn more ›
34

zhǐ (top) go Learn more ›
35

suī (bot­tom) go slowly Learn more ›
36

evening Learn more ›
37

big Learn more ›
38

woman Learn more ›
39

child Learn more ›
40

mián roof Learn more ›
41

cùn inch Learn more ›
42

xiǎo small Learn more ›
43

wāng lame

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44

shī corpse Learn more ›
45

chè sprout Learn more ›
46

shān moun­tain Learn more ›
47

chuān river

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48

gōng work Learn more ›
49

oneself Learn more ›
50

jīn turban Learn more ›
51

gān dry Learn more ›
52

yāo short thread Learn more ›
53

广

guǎn dotted cliff Learn more ›
54

yǐn long stride Learn more ›
55

gǒng two hands Learn more ›
56

shoot Learn more ›
57

gōng bow Learn more ›
58

snout

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59

shān bristle Learn more ›
60

chì step Learn more ›
61

xīn heart

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62

halberd Learn more ›
63

door Learn more ›
64

shǒu hand

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65

zhī branch Learn more ›
66

rap

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67

wén script Learn more ›
68

dǒu dipper Learn more ›
69

jīn axe Learn more ›
70

fāng square Learn more ›
71

not Learn more ›
72

sun Learn more ›
73

yuē say Learn more ›
74

yuè moon Learn more ›
75

tree Learn more ›
76

qiàn lack Learn more ›
77

zhǐ stop Learn more ›
78

dǎi death Learn more ›
79

shū weapon Learn more ›
80

do not Learn more ›
81

compare Learn more ›
82

máo fur Learn more ›
83

shì clan Learn more ›
84

steam Learn more ›
85

shuǐ water

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86

huǒ fire

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87

zhǎo claw

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88

father Learn more ›
89

yáo double x Learn more ›
90

pán, qiáng half tree trunk

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91

piàn slice Learn more ›
92

fang Learn more ›
93

niú cow

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94

quǎn dog

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95

xuán pro­found Learn more ›
96

jade

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97

guā melon Learn more ›
98

tile Learn more ›
99

gān sweet Learn more ›
100

shēng life Learn more ›
101

yòng use Learn more ›
102

tián field Learn more ›
103

bolt of cloth Learn more ›
104

chuáng sick­ness Learn more ›
105

dotted tent Learn more ›
106

bái white Learn more ›
107

skin Learn more ›
108

mǐn dish Learn more ›
109

eye Learn more ›
110

máo spear Learn more ›
111

shǐ arrow Learn more ›
112

shí stone Learn more ›
113

shì spirit

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114

rǒu track Learn more ›
115

grain Learn more ›
116

xuè cave Learn more ›
117

stand Learn more ›
118

zhú bamboo

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119

rice Learn more ›
120

silk Learn more ›
121

fǒu jar Learn more ›
122

wǎng net

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123

yáng sheep Learn more ›
124

feather Learn more ›
125

lǎo old Learn more ›
126

ér and Learn more ›
127

lěi plow Learn more ›
128

ěr ear Learn more ›
129

brush Learn more ›
130

ròu meat Learn more ›
131

chén minis­ter Learn more ›
132

self Learn more ›
133

zhì arrive Learn more ›
134

jiù mortar Learn more ›
135

shé tongue Learn more ›
136

chuǎn oppose Learn more ›
137

zhōu boat Learn more ›
138

gèn stop­ping Learn more ›
139

color Learn more ›
140

cǎo grass

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141

tiger Learn more ›
142

chóng insect Learn more ›
143

xuě blood Learn more ›
144

xíng walk enclo­sure Learn more ›
145

clothes

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146

west

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147

jiàn see Learn more ›
148

jué horn Learn more ›
149

yán speech Learn more ›
150

valley Learn more ›
151

dòu bean Learn more ›
152

shǐ pig Learn more ›
153

zhì badger Learn more ›
154

bèi shell Learn more ›
155

chì red Learn more ›
156

zǒu run Learn more ›
157

foot Learn more ›
158

shēn body Learn more ›
159

chē cart Learn more ›
160

xīn bitter Learn more ›
161

chén morning Learn more ›
162

chuò walk

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163

city

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164

yǒu wine Learn more ›
165

biàn distin­guish Learn more ›
166

village Learn more ›
167

jīn gold Learn more ›
168

cháng long Learn more ›
169

mén gate Learn more ›
170

mound

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171

dài slave Learn more ›
172

zhuī short tailed bird Learn more ›
173

rain Learn more ›
174

qīng blue Learn more ›
175

fēi wrong Learn more ›
176

miàn face Learn more ›
177

leather Learn more ›
178

wéi tanned leather Learn more ›
179

jiǔ leek Learn more ›
180

yīn sound Learn more ›
181

leaf Learn more ›
182

fēng wind Learn more ›
183

fēi fly Learn more ›
184

shí eat

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185

shǒu head Learn more ›
186

xiāng fragrant Learn more ›
187

horse Learn more ›
188

bone Learn more ›
189

gāo tall Learn more ›
190

biāo hair Learn more ›
191

dòu fight Learn more ›
192

chàng sacri­ficial wine Learn more ›
193

caul­dron Learn more ›
194

guǐ ghost Learn more ›
195

fish Learn more ›
196

niǎo bird Learn more ›
197

salt Learn more ›
198

鹿

deer Learn more ›
199

mài wheat Learn more ›
200

hemp Learn more ›
201

huáng yellow Learn more ›
202

shǔ millet Learn more ›
203

hēi black Learn more ›
204

zhǐ embroi­dery Learn more ›
205

mǐn frog Learn more ›
206

dǐng tripod Learn more ›
207

drum Learn more ›
208

shǔ rat Learn more ›
209

nose Learn more ›
210

even Learn more ›
211

齿

chǐ tooth Learn more ›
212

lóng dragon Learn more ›
213

guī turtle Learn more ›
214

yuè flute Learn more ›