1. 锻 is the 2526th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 3 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (metal/gold), (line), No glyph available, (weapon/lance)
Graphical :
=> 丿, , , , , , 丿, , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. duan4 - forge/wrought/to discipline

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 锻 (duan4): The component 段 is pronounced as 'duan4'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

锻炼 (鍛煉)

Medium Frequency

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.