1. 弓 is the 2224th most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 13 words.
  4. appears as a component in 82 characters.


Once :
=> No glyph available,
Radical :
=> (bow)
Graphical :
=> ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Gong1 - surname Gong
  2. gong1 - a bow (weapon)/CL:張|张[zhang1]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 弓 (gong1): The component 弓 is pronounced as 'gong1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

弹弓 (彈弓)

Medium Frequency

惊弓之鸟 (驚弓之鳥)
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.