1. 爰 is the 4870th most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 1 word.
  4. appears as a component in 7 characters.


Once :
=> , No glyph available
Radical :
=> (claw/talon), (dry), (right hand)
Graphical :
=> , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Yuan2 - surname Yuan
  2. yuan2 - therefore/consequently/thus/hence/thereupon/it follows that/where?/to change (into)/ancient unit of weight and money

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 爰 (yuan2): The component 又 is pronounced as 'you4'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

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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.