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Pronunciation
Mandarin kùn
Cantonese (Jyutping)kwan3
Japanese Kunkomaru, kurushimu
Japanese Onkon
Korean (Hangul)
Korean (Yale)kon
Vietnamesekhốn
Meaning
Definition to surround, besiege; to be surrounded; difficult
Character Rank
Traditional1141
Simplified1000
常用字表868
Hong Kong Grade Level3
Common Words With This Character  
困难kùnnandifficult; challenging; straitened circumstances; difficult situation
贫困pínkùnimpoverished; poverty
困境kùnjìngpredicament; plight
困扰kùnrǎoto perplex; to disturb; to cause complications
困苦kùnkǔdeprivation; distressed; miserable
困惑kùnhuòbewildered; perplexed; confused; difficult problem; perplexity
Related Characters
Traditional Script
Semantic
Look-Alikes
Same Structure & Phonetic Component(Sign-in required)
Computer Encoding
Unicode U+56F0
Big 5A778
GB2312C0A7
Input Method Codes
Cangjiewd
Four Corner6090.4
WuBi 86lsi
WuBi 98lsi
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