Chinsym is short for Chinese Symbols.
The Chinsym Chinese Character Dictionary contains over 6000 Chinese Characters and uses an Easy Lookup index based on 12 shapes to make Chinese character lookup easy.
The dictionary includes 6 indexes (Easy Lookup, Cangjie Initial, Cangjie Final, Pinyin, Radical, English).
Each entry includes the characters pronounciation in mandarin using pinyin, it's radical, stroke count and its cangjie input code in both letter and symbol form. Entries also include "words" that contain the character.
This dictionary has been designed to make it as easy as possible to lookup Chinese characters. It's also been designed to make it easy to learn how to input Chinese characters using the Cangjie input system which is a shape based input system.
In addition the dictionary navigation has been designed so that it is easy to move back and forward between entries and indexes, and between entries.
For more information on the easy lookup system (and an online sample of a dictionary using the easy lookup system) visit the chinsym website.