1. 汤 is the 1616th most frequent character.
  2. has 3 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 43 words.
  4. appears as a component in 2 characters.


Once :
=> , 𠃓
Radical :
=> (water), (N/A), No glyph available
Graphical :
=> , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Tang1 - surname Tang
  2. shang1 - rushing current
  3. tang1 - soup/hot or boiling water/decoction of medicinal herbs/water in which sth has been boiled

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 汤 (shang1): The component 氵 is pronounced as 'shui3'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

汤圆 (湯圓)

Medium Frequency

泡汤 (泡湯)
清汤 (清湯)
汤勺 (湯勺)
汤包 (湯包)
汤匙 (湯匙)
汤姆 (湯姆)
汤汁 (湯汁)
浓汤 (濃湯)
肉汤 (肉湯)
落汤鸡 (落湯雞)
鸡汤 (雞湯)
高汤 (高湯)

Appears In:

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.
If you see questions marks or too many "block" characters, especially when it comes to level 3 decomposition you might need the correct font.