1. 帮 is the 768th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 26 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (one), (two), (line), (town), (turban/scarf)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. bang1 - to help/to assist/to support/for sb (i.e. as a help)/hired (as worker)/side (of pail, boat etc)/outer layer/group/gang/clique/party/secret society

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 帮 (bang1): The component 邦 is pronounced as 'bang1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

帮助 (幫助)

Medium Frequency

帮忙 (幫忙)
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.