Jisho

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6 strokes
Radical:
sun, day
Parts:
rising sun, morning sun
Kun:
あさひ
On:
キョク
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
JLPT level N1
1417 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 旭日 【キョクジツ】 rising sun
  • 旭日旗 【キョクジツキ】 Japan's naval ensign, Japanese flag used on military ships

Kun reading compounds

  • 朝日 【あさひ】 morning sun
  • 旭蟹 【あさひがに】 red frog crab (Ranina ranina)

Readings

Japanese names:
あきら、 あき、 てる、 ひ
Chinese:
xu4
Korean:
ug

Spanish

  • sol del amanecer
  • sol naciente

Portuguese

French

  • soleil levant
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2099 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
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2086 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
3697 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1890 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2571 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
27 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
13747 Morohashi
2977 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2416 New Nelson (John Haig)
27 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
27 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1657 2001 Kanji
4c2.6 The Kanji Dictionary
3-2-4 SKIP code
4601.0 Four corner code
16-16 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
65ed Unicode hex code