1. 蒼 is the 1726th most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 31 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (grass), (human), (dot), (line), (pig snout), (mouth)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Cang1 - surname Cang
  2. cang1 - dark blue/deep green/ash-gray

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 蒼 (cang1): The component 倉 is pronounced as 'cang1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 蒼 (cang1): The component 艹 is pronounced as 'cao3'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

苍天 (蒼天)
苍白 (蒼白)
苍茫 (蒼茫)
苍蝇 (蒼蠅)

Medium Frequency

上苍 (上蒼)
苍南 (蒼南)
苍山 (蒼山)
苍梧 (蒼梧)
苍凉 (蒼涼)
苍生 (蒼生)
苍白无力 (蒼白無力)
苍穹 (蒼穹)
苍老 (蒼老)
苍苍 (蒼蒼)
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.