1. 滥 is the 2277th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 15 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


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

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. lan4 - overflowing/excessive/indiscriminate

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

泛滥 (泛濫)

Medium Frequency

宁缺毋滥 (寧缺毋濫)
泛滥成灾 (泛濫成災)
滥交 (濫交)
滥用 (濫用)
滥竽 (濫竽)
狂轰滥炸 (狂轟濫炸)
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.