1. 蒸 is the 2353rd most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 18 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (grass), (N/A), (water), (one), (fire)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. zheng1 - to evaporate/(of cooking) to steam/torch made from hemp stalks or bamboo (old)/finely chopped firewood (old)

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 蒸 (zheng1): The component 烝 is pronounced as 'zheng1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency


Medium Frequency

蒸气 (蒸氣)
蒸发 (蒸發)
蒸笼 (蒸籠)
蒸锅 (蒸鍋)
蒸饺 (蒸餃)
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.