1. 咸 is the 2520th most frequent character.
  2. has 3 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 14 words.
  4. appears as a component in 12 characters.


Once :
=> , 𠮛
Radical :
=> (cliff), (spear), (one), (mouth)
Graphical :
=> , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Xian2 - surname Xian
  2. xian2 - all/everyone/each/widespread/harmonious
  3. xian2 - salted/salty/stingy/miserly

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency


Medium Frequency

咸宁 (咸寧)
咸阳 (咸陽)
咸肉 (鹹肉)
咸菜 (鹹菜)
咸鱼 (鹹魚)

Appears In:

also appears in:
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.