Jisho

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3 strokes
Radical:
woman, female
Parts:
woman, female
Kun:
おんな
On:
ジョニョニョウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1
JLPT level N5
151 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 女 【ジョ】 woman, girl, daughter, Chinese "Girl" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)
  • 女性 【ジョセイ】 woman, female, feminine gender
  • 彼女 【カノジョ】 she, her, her, girlfriend, sweetheart
  • 少女 【ショウジョ】 little girl, maiden, young lady, female usually between 7 and 18 years old
  • 女性 【ジョセイ】 woman, female, feminine gender
  • 女房 【ニョウボウ】 wife (esp. one's own wife), court lady, female court attache, woman who served at the imperial palace, woman (esp. as a love interest)
  • 王女 【オウジョ】 princess
  • 男女 【ダンジョ】 men and women, man and woman, both sexes, both genders
  • 女房 【ニョウボウ】 wife (esp. one's own wife), court lady, female court attache, woman who served at the imperial palace, woman (esp. as a love interest)
  • 女官 【ジョカン】 court lady

Kun reading compounds

  • 女 【おんな】 female, woman, female sex, female lover, girlfriend, mistress, (someone's) woman
  • 女の子 【おんなのこ】 girl
  • 尻軽女 【しりがるおんな】 promiscuous woman
  • 醜女 【しゅうじょ】 homely woman, plain-looking woman, female demon
  • 雌 【め】 female, woman, wife
  • 女神 【めがみ】 goddess, female deity
  • 少女 【しょうじょ】 little girl, maiden, young lady, female usually between 7 and 18 years old
  • 早乙女 【さおとめ】 young female rice planter, young girl

Readings

Japanese names:
おな、 た、 つき、 な
Chinese:
nu:3, ru3
Korean:
nyeo, yeo

Spanish

  • femenino
  • mujer

Portuguese

  • mulher
  • fêmea

French

  • femme
  • féminin
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