1. 偿 is the 1327th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 16 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (human), (small), (cover), (two), (private)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. chang2 - to repay/to compensate for/to recompense/to fulfill (hopes etc)

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 偿 (chang2): The component 尝 is pronounced as 'chang2'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

补偿 (補償)
赔偿 (賠償)

Medium Frequency

偿命 (償命)
偿还 (償還)
如愿以偿 (如願以償)
得不偿失 (得不償失)
无偿 (無償)
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.