1. 荫 is the 2663rd 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 :
=> (grass), (town), (moon)
Graphical :
=> , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. yin4 - shade

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 荫 (yin4): The component 阴 is pronounced as 'yin1'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 荫 (yin4): The component 月 is pronounced as 'yue4'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

树荫 (樹蔭)

Medium Frequency

庇荫 (庇蔭)
曾荫权 (曾蔭權)
林荫道 (林蔭道)
槐荫区 (槐蔭區)
绿树成荫 (綠樹成蔭)
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.
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