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Chinese Radicals

The building blocks of Chinese characters

What are radicals?
1 stroke
  1. one
  2. line
  3. dot
  4. 丿 slash
  5. 乚 乛 second
  6. hook
2 strokes
  1. two
  2. lid
  3. 𠂉 亻 person
  4. legs
  5. enter
  6. eight
  7. borders
  8. cover
  9. ice
  10. table
  11. container
  12. ⺈ 刂 knife
  13. power
  14. wrap
  15. spoon
  16. box
  17. enclosure
  18. ten
  19. divination
  20. kneel
  21. cliff
  22. private
  23. again
3 strokes
  1. mouth
  2. enclosure
  3. earth
  4. scholar
  5. stroll
  6. march
  7. evening
  8. big
  9. woman
  10. child
  11. roof
  12. inch
  13. small
  14. 兀 尣 lame
  15. corpse
  16. sprout
  17. mountain
  18. 巜 川 river
  19. work
  20. 已 巳 self
  21. scarf
  22. shield
  23. short
  24. 广 shelter
  25. stride
  26. two hands
  27. shoot
  28. bow
  29. snout
  30. bristle
  31. step
  32. splinter
  33. gate
  34. fly
  35. horse
4 strokes
  1. ⺗ 忄 heart
  2. halberd
  3. door
  4. 龵 扌 hand
  5. branch
  6. tap
  7. literature
  8. fight
  9. axe
  10. square
  11. negative
  12. sun
  13. say
  14. meat
  15. tree
  16. owe
  17. stop
  18. death
  19. lance
  20. do not
  21. compare
  22. hair
  23. clan
  24. steam
  25. 氵 氺 water
  26. fire
  27. claw
  28. father
  29. intertwine
  30. slice
  31. fang
  32. ⺧ 牜 cow
  33. dog
  34. see
  35. shell
  36. car
  37. 長 镸 long
  38. leather
  39. wind
5 strokes
  1. dark
  2. jade
  3. melon
  4. tile
  5. sweet
  6. life
  7. use
  8. field
  9. cloth
  10. sickness
  11. footsteps
  12. white
  13. skin
  14. dish
  15. eye
  16. spear
  17. arrow
  18. stone
  19. sign
  20. track
  21. grain
  22. cave
  23. stand
  24. bird
  25. dragon
6 strokes
  1. bamboo
  2. rice
  3. 糹 纟 silk
  4. jar
  5. net
  6. ⺶  sheep
  7. feather
  8. old
  9. beard
  10. plow
  11. ear
  12. ⺻ 肀 brush
  13. meat
  14. minister
  15. self
  16. arrive
  17. mortar
  18. tongue
  19. chaotic
  20. boat
  21. limit
  22. colour
  23. grass
  24. tiger
  25. insect
  26. blood
  27. go
  28. clothes
  29. 西 覀 cover
  30. page
  31. even
7 strokes
  1. horn
  2. 訁 讠 speech
  3. valley
  4. bean
  5. pig
  6. cat
  7. red
  8. on foot
  9. foot
  10. body
  11. bitter
  12. morning
  13. walk
  14. town
  15. wine
  16. divide
  17. village
  18. salt
  19. wheat
  20. turtle
8 strokes
  1. 釒 钅 gold
  2. mound
  3. slave
  4. sparrow
  5. rain
  6. green
  7. wrong
  8. fish
  9. frog
  10. 齿 tooth
9 strokes
  1. face
  2. rawhide
  3. leek
  4. sound
  5. 飠 饣 food
  6. head
  7. fragrant
10 strokes
  1. bone
  2. tall
  3. long hair
  4. fight
  5. sacrificial
  6. cauldron
  7. ghost
11 strokes
  1. 鹿 deer
  2. hemp
  3. yellow
12 strokes
  1. millet
  2. black
  3. tapestry
13 strokes
  1. tripod
  2. drum
  3. rat
14 strokes
  1. nose
17 strokes
  1. flute