1. 偃 is the 4159th most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 3 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (human), (box), (sun/day), (woman)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , , 丿

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Yan3 - surname Yan
  2. yan3 - to lie supine/to stop/to fall down

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 偃 (yan3): The component 匽 is pronounced as 'yan3'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

Medium Frequency

偃师 (偃師)
偃师市 (偃師市)
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.