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  1. 檐 is the 3096th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 2 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (tree), (knife), (cliff), (eight/divide), (speech)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. yan2 - eaves/ledge or brim

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 檐 (yan2): The component 詹 is pronounced as 'zhan1'. It has the same pinyin final.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 檐 (yan2): The component 言 is pronounced as 'yan2'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

屋檐 (屋簷)

Medium Frequency

檐下 
Decomposition Levels:
Level 1: Only divided once. So only two components.
Level 2: Radical Decomposition. The character gets decomposed into its lowest radical components. For the complete list visit the Radical wikipedia page.
Level 3: Graphical Decomposition. Shows all the strokes & lowest level of components that make up the character.
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