Word and Radical Components of

The Chinese word 叉 is analysed below into its constituent words and the words into radicals. By seeing the breakdown of the word in this way you can more easily learn and recognise the word.

Component Pinyin Meanings
chā 1. crotch
2. fork, prong
3. n. fork
4. n. cross

叉 ⇨ 又 + 丶
Component Pinyin Meanings
yòu 1. again; once more
2. also; in addition
3. and; too
4. (又……又……) both ... and ...
zhǔ 1. dot
2. n. (Chinese calligraphy) the dot stroke (namedneeds checking