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Pronunciation
Mandarin kǒng
Cantonese (Jyutping)hung2
Japanese Kunosoreru, osoroshii, osore
Japanese Onkyou
Korean (Hangul)
Korean (Yale)kong
Vietnamesekhủng
Meaning
Definition fear; fearful, apprehensive
Character Rank
Traditional846
Simplified813
常用字表891
Hong Kong Grade Level3
Common Words With This Character  
恐怕kǒngpàfear; to dread; I'm afraid that...; perhaps; maybe
恐怖kǒngbùterrible; frightful; frightening; terror; terrorist
恐惧kǒngjùto be frightened; fear; dread
恐吓kǒnghèto threaten; to menace
惶恐huángkǒngterrified
争先恐后zhēngxiān kǒng hòustriving to be first and fearing to be last (idiom); outdoing one another
Related Characters
Semantic𢙢
Look-Alikes
Same Structure & Phonetic Component(Sign-in required)
Computer Encoding
Unicode U+6050
Big 5AEA3
GB2312BFD6
Input Method Codes
Cangjiemnp
Four Corner1733.1
WuBi 86amyn
WuBi 98awyn
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