1. 尴 is the 2720th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 1 word.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (lame), (line), (line), 丿 (bend), (one), (dot), (dish)
Graphical :
=> 𠂇, , , , 丿, , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. gan1 - embarrassed/ill at ease

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 尴 (gan1): The component 丨 is pronounced as 'gun3'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

Medium Frequency

尴尬 (尷尬)
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.