1. 碱 is the 2866th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 13 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (stone), (cliff), (spear), (one), (mouth)
Graphical :
=> , 丿, , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. jian3 - base/alkali/soda (chemistry)

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 碱 (jian3): The component 咸 is pronounced as 'xian2'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

胆碱 (膽鹼)
茶碱 (茶鹼)
碱性 (鹼性)

Medium Frequency

强碱 (強鹼)
烟碱酸 (煙鹼酸)
生物碱 (生物鹼)
碱度 (鹼度)
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.