image: University of Richmond Laboratory of Language and Cognitive Science
Chinese Single-character Word Database

Introduction to the database    |    How to use the database

Search parameters (required)   Specifiers (optional; to access click corresponding checkbox on left)
Word     
PinYin     
Grammatical Category (Tag)      Noun Verb Adjective
Word Frequency (WF)      MIN:          MAX:
Homophone Density (HD)      MIN:          MAX:
Phonological Frequency (PF)      MIN:          MAX:
Cumulative Frequency (CF)      MIN:          MAX:
Number of Components (NC)      MIN:          MAX:
Number of Strokes (NS)      MIN:          MAX:
Number of Word Formations (NWF)      MIN:          MAX:
Age of Learning (AoL)      MIN:          MAX:
Number of Meanings (NM)      MIN:          MAX:
Usability of Phonetic Radical (REG)     -1 0 1
Age of Acquisition (AoA)      MIN:          MAX:
Concreteness (CON)      MIN:          MAX:
Familiarity (FAM)      MIN:          MAX:
Imageability (IMG)      MIN:          MAX:

Contacts (click to email):
Dr. Ping Li: CogSci Lab Director
Dr. Xiaowei Zhao: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Dr. Youyi Liu: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Seth Levine: Database Interface Designer/Lab Assistant

The interactive database created by the School of Psychology at the University of Western Australia provided the basic template for our database's layout.