1. 砲 is the 912th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 17 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (stone), (wrap), (oneself)
Graphical :
=> , 丿, , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. pao4 - variant of 炮[pao4]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 砲 (pao4): The component 勹 is pronounced as 'bao1'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

鞭炮 (鞭砲)

Medium Frequency

大炮 (大砲)
鞭炮声 (鞭砲聲)
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.