1. 缆 is the 2815th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 6 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (silk), (line), (line), 丿 (bend), (one), (dot), (see)
Graphical :
=> , , , , 丿, , , , 丿,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. lan3 - cable/hawser/to moor

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 缆 (lan3): The component 览 is pronounced as 'lan3'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

缆车 (纜車)
电缆 (電纜)

Medium Frequency

光缆 (光纜)
线缆 (線纜)
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.