煩 - Dong Chinese dictionary

fán

bother

Phonosemantic compound. represents the meaning and represents the sound.

Components
火 meaning component

  Meaning component

huǒ

  

fire

頁 sound component

  Sound component

xié

  

page

Evolution

煩 Seal script Shuowen (~100 AD)

Seal script

Shuowen (~100 AD)
煩 Clerical script Eastern Han dynasty (25-220 AD)

Clerical script

Eastern Han dynasty (25-220 AD)
煩 Regular script Modern

Regular script

Modern
Definitions

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fán

bother, vex, trouble; troublesome; to feel vexed; to bother; to trouble; superfluous and confusing; edgy

Most common words with 煩
Freq.
Word
Meaning

麻烦

inconvenient

to bother

烦恼

to be worried

烦躁

jittery

烦人

to annoy