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  1. 阏 is the 5050th most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 0 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (gate), (square/raft), (human), (dot)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , 丿, , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. e4 - to block/to restrain/to control
  2. yan1 - see 閼氏|阏氏[yan1 zhi1]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 阏 (yan1): The component 於 is pronounced as 'yu2'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

Medium Frequency

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.