1. 塘 is the 2431st most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 23 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (earth), 广 (house on cliff), (brush), (mouth)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. tang2 - dyke/embankment/pool or pond/hot-water bathing pool

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 塘 (tang2): The component 唐 is pronounced as 'tang2'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 塘 (tang2): The component 土 is pronounced as 'tu3'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency


Medium Frequency

北塘区 (北塘區)
塘沽区 (塘沽區)
瞿塘峡 (瞿塘峽)
钱塘 (錢塘)
钱塘江 (錢塘江)
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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