1. 叹 is the 1297th most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 23 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (mouth), (right hand)
Graphical :
=> , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. tan4 - to sigh/to gasp/to exclaim
  2. tan4 - variant of 嘆|叹[tan4]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

叹息 (嘆息)
感叹 (感嘆)

Medium Frequency

哀叹 (哀嘆)
唉声叹气 (唉聲嘆氣)
叹气 (嘆氣)
感叹号 (感嘆號)
慨叹 (慨嘆)
赞叹 (贊嘆)
长叹 (長嘆)
惊叹 (驚嘆)
惊叹号 (驚嘆號)
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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