1. 坛 is the 1804th most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 22 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (earth), (two), (private)
Graphical :
=> , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. tan2 - altar
  2. tan2 - earthen jar

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 坛 (tan2): The component 土 is pronounced as 'tu3'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

论坛 (論壇)

Medium Frequency

地坛 (地壇)
天坛 (天壇)
文坛 (文壇)
乐坛 (樂壇)
歌坛 (歌壇)
坛子 (罈子)
花坛 (花壇)
讲坛 (講壇)
足坛 (足壇)
体坛 (體壇)
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.