Pssst. We need your support!

CharacterPop survives on your patronage. Help support the site and gain access to extra features when you upgrade your account.

See pro features
ㄎㄨㄣ ˋ



困 is a 7 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as kùn in the fourth tone.

In traditional Chinese the character may be used.

It is made up of the components (enclosure) and (wood).

  • ㄎㄨㄣ ˋ



    • ㄨㄟ ˊ



    • ㄇㄨ ˋ


3 stories have been written about this character — see all
User Thumbnail

They trapped the prey in an enclosure made out of wood.
by Confucius

AU Flag User Thumbnail

Hard pressed and trapped within wood, I felt sleepy.
by BobWebb

User Thumbnail

The trap is made of wood
by longndtam

You need to log in to write a story for 困


We found 1 pronunciation for 困

Definitions for 困 pronounced as kùn

  • to trap
  • to surround
  • hard-pressed
  • stranded
  • destitute
  • sleepy
  • tired


The most common words for 困 — see all

See all vocabulary


Collections which contain 困 — see all

Book 3 part 1

by Junon 196 characters

Characters 601-800

by Joeyjoefro 200 characters

Random 1

by Joeyjoefro 179 characters

读写 - Lesson 2

by Alex 81 characters

See all collections