bank; shore; beach; coast

variant of 岸

strokes 8
strokes after radical 5
岸边 岸邊 an4 bian1

岸标 岸標 an4 biao1
lighthouse; shore beacon

岸然 岸然 an4 ran2
solemn; serious

岸上 岸上 an4 shang4
ashore; on the riverbank

凹岸 凹岸 ao1 an4
concave bank

傲岸 傲岸 ao4 an4
proud; haughty

彼岸 彼岸 bi3 an4
the other shore; (Buddhism) paramita

彼岸花 彼岸花 bi3 an4 hua1
red spider lily (Lycoris radiata); cluster amaryllis

驳岸 駁岸 bo2 an4
a low stone wall built along the water's edge to protect an embankment; revetment

到岸价 到岸價 dao4 an4 jia4
cost, insurance, and freight (CIF) (transportation)

道貌岸然 道貌岸然 dao4 mao4 an4 ran2
sanctimonious; dignified

登岸 登岸 deng1 an4
to go ashore; to disembark

堤岸 堤岸 di1 an4
embankment; bank; levee

抵岸 抵岸 di3 an4
to come ashore

东海岸 東海岸 dong1 hai3 an4
East Coast

对岸 對岸 dui4 an4
opposite bank (of a body of water)

高岸 高岸 gao1 an4
in grand style; high bank

高岸深谷 高岸深谷 gao1 an4 shen1 gu3
high bank, deep valley (idiom); secluded location

隔岸观火 隔岸觀火 ge2 an4 guan1 huo3
to watch the fires burning across the river; to delay entering the fray until all others have been exhausted by fighting amongst themselves (idiom)

海岸 海岸 hai3 an4
coastal; seacoast

海岸护卫队 海岸護衛隊 hai3 an4 hu4 wei4 dui4
coast guard

海岸警卫队 海岸警衛隊 hai3 an4 jing3 wei4 dui4

海岸线 海岸線 hai3 an4 xian4
coastline; seaboard; shoreline

海峡两岸关系协会 海峽兩岸關係協會 hai3 xia2 liang3 an4 guan1 xi5 xie2 hui4
PRC Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits (ARATS)

河岸 河岸 he2 an4
riverside; river bank

黄金海岸 黃金海岸 huang2 jin1 hai3 an4
name of various places including Gold Coast (Australian city), Gold Coast (former British colony in Africa) and Costa Daurada (area on the coast of Catalonia, Spain)

江岸 江岸 jiang1 an4
Jiang'an district of Wuhan city 武漢市|武汉市, Hubei

江岸区 江岸區 jiang1 an4 qu1
Jiang'an district of Wuhan city 武漢市|武汉市, Hubei

靠岸 靠岸 kao4 an4
(of a boat) to reach the shore; to pull toward shore; close to shore; landfall

口岸 口岸 kou3 an4
a port for external trade; a trading or transit post on border between countries

苦海无边,回头是岸 苦海無邊,回頭是岸 ku3 hai3 wu2 bian1 - hui2 tou2 shi4 an4
The sea of bitterness has no bounds, turn your head to see the shore (idiom). Only Buddhist enlightenment can allow one to shed off the abyss of worldly suffering.; Repent and ye shall be saved!

离岸 離岸 li2 an4

离岸价 離岸價 li2 an4 jia4
free on board (FOB) (transportation)

两岸 兩岸 liang3 an4
bilateral; both shores; both sides; both coasts; Taiwan and mainland

两岸对话 兩岸對話 liang3 an4 dui4 hua4
bilateral talks

两岸三地 兩岸三地 liang3 an4 san1 di4
China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau (media term used esp. since 1997)

落水狗上岸 落水狗上岸 luo4 shui3 gou3 shang4 an4
like a dog who fell in the river and climbs out—shaking all over

美国海岸警卫队 美國海岸警衛隊 mei3 guo2 hai3 an4 jing3 wei4 dui4
United States Coast Guard

南岸 南岸 nan2 an4
Nananqu district of central Chongqing municipality, formerly in Sichuan

南岸区 南岸區 nan2 an4 qu1
Nananqu district of central Chongqing municipality, formerly in Sichuan

拍岸 拍岸 pai1 an4
to beat against the shore (of waves)

上岸 上岸 shang4 an4
to go ashore; to climb ashore

通商口岸 通商口岸 tong1 shang1 kou3 an4
treaty port, forced on Qing China by the 19th century Great Powers

伟岸 偉岸 wei3 an4
imposing; upright and tall; outstanding; gigantic in stature

象牙海岸 象牙海岸 xiang4 ya2 hai3 an4
Ivory Coast

崖岸 崖岸 ya2 an4
cliff; steep slope; fig. arrogant and difficult person

沿岸 沿岸 yan2 an4
coastal area; littoral or riparian

沿岸地区 沿岸地區 yan2 an4 di4 qu1
coastal area

左岸 左岸 zuo3 an4
Left Bank (in Paris)