1. 贪 is the 1871st most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 23 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (human), (dot), (N/A), (shell)
Graphical :
=> , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. tan1 - to have a voracious desire for/to covet/greedy/corrupt

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

贪婪 (貪婪)
贪官 (貪官)
贪心 (貪心)

Medium Frequency

贪吃 (貪吃)
贪图 (貪圖)
贪欲 (貪慾)
贪恋 (貪戀)
贪杯 (貪杯)
贪污 (貪污)
贪玩 (貪玩)
贪腐 (貪腐)
贪财 (貪財)
起早贪黑 (起早貪黑)
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.