1. 庚 is the 3066th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 9 words.
  4. appears as a component in 4 characters.


Once :
=> 广, No glyph available
Radical :
=> 广 (house on cliff), (brush), (eight/divide)
Graphical :
=> , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. geng1 - age/seventh of the 10 Heavenly Stems 十天干/seventh in order/letter "G" or roman "VII" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc/hepta

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 庚 (geng1): The component 广 is pronounced as 'guang3'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

Medium Frequency

华罗庚 (華羅庚)
长庚 (長庚)

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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.
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