Traditional Chinese Psycholinguistic Database



This website provides a large-scale psycholinguistic norm of 3,314 Traditional Chinese characters
along with their naming latencies collected from 140 Chinese speakers.

There are three character based queries available on this website:
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  • Generate Lists of Items with Specific Lexical Characteristics


  • Submit Lists of Items to Generate Lexical Characteristics


  • Submit Lists of Items by Phonetic Component or Semantic Component


  • Citation:

    Please use the following citation for this website:

    Chang, Y.-N., Hsu, C.-H., Tsai, J.-L., Chen, C.-L., & Lee, C.-Y. (2016). A psycholinguistic database for traditional Chinese character naming. Behavior Research Methods, 48(1), 112-122. (SSCI)