1. 殆 is the 3136th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 4 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (death/decay), (private), (mouth)
Graphical :
=> , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. dai4 - dangerous/perilous/to endanger/almost/probably/only

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 殆 (dai4): The component 台 is pronounced as 'tai2'. It has the same pinyin final.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 殆 (dai4): The component 歹 is pronounced as 'dai3'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

殆尽 (殆盡)

Medium Frequency

百战不殆 (百戰不殆)
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.
If you see questions marks or too many "block" characters, especially when it comes to level 3 decomposition you might need the correct font.