Jisho

×

10 strokes
Radical:
eye
Parts:
Variants:
true, reality, Buddhist sect
Kun:
ま-まこと
On:
シン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N4
279 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 真 【シン】 truth, reality, genuineness, seriousness, logical TRUE, printed style writing, star performer
  • 誠に 【マコトニ】 indeed, really, absolutely, truly, actually, very, quite
  • 写真 【シャシン】 photograph, photo, picture, snapshot, snap, movie
  • 青写真 【アオジャシン】 blueprint, plan

Kun reading compounds

  • 真 【ま】 just, right, due (east), pure, genuine, true, truth
  • 愛 【まな】 beloved, dear
  • 本真 【ほんま】 truth, reality
  • 誠に 【まことに】 indeed, really, absolutely, truly, actually, very, quite
  • 実しやか 【まことしやか】 plausible (e.g. of a rumour), believable (e.g. of a story), specious (e.g. of an argument), credible (e.g. of a lie), looking very like the truth

Readings

Japanese names:
さな、 さね、 ただ、 ただし、 なお、 のり、 まあ、 まこ、 まさ、 まっ、 まど、 まな、 まゆ、 みち、 も
Chinese:
zhen1
Korean:
jin

Spanish

  • verdad
  • realidad
  • puro
  • genuino
  • verdadero

Portuguese

  • verdadeiro
  • realidade
  • seita do Budismo

French

  • exact
  • vrai
  • réalité
  • secte bouddhiste
358 Tuttle Kanji Cards
783 Classic Nelson
195 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
438 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
341 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
1337 Kanji Learners Dictionary
2111 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
79 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
75 Remembering The Kanji
3926 New Nelson
514 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
227 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
242 Kanji in Context
384 Essential Kanji
1228 Japanese Names
422 Kanji and Kana
75 Les Kanjis dans la tete
278 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2.7 Japanese for Busy People
1385 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
23236 Morohashi
2616 halpern_kkd
1813 halpern_kkld_2ed
1561 2001 Kanji
2k8.1 The Kanji Dictionary
2-2-8 SKIP code
2-7-3 SKIP code
4080.1 Four corner code
31-31 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
771f Unicode hex code

11 strokes
Radical:
jade (king) 玉 (王)
Parts:
logic, arrangement, reason, justice, truth
Kun:
ことわり
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N4
86 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 理 【リ】 reason, principle, logic, general principle (as opposed to individual concrete phenomenon), (in neo-Confucianism) the underlying principles of the cosmos
  • 理由 【リユウ】 reason, pretext, motive
  • 料理 【リョウリ】 cooking, cookery, cuisine, dealing with something, handling, administration, management
  • 無理 【ムリ】 unreasonable, unnatural, unjustifiable, impossible, forcible, forced, compulsory, excessive (work, etc.), immoderate, to work too hard, to try too hard, irrational

Kun reading compounds

  • 理り 【ことわり】 reason, truth, way of things, justice

Readings

Japanese names:
あや、 おさむ、 さと、 さとる、 ただ、 ただし、 とおる、 に、 のり、 ひ、 まこと、 まさ、 まさし、 まろ、 みち、 よし
Chinese:
li3
Korean:
ri

Spanish

  • lógica
  • razón
  • preparar

Portuguese

  • lógica
  • arranjo
  • razão
  • justiça
  • verdade

French

  • logique
  • principe
  • raison
  • justice
  • vérité
212 Tuttle Kanji Cards
2942 Classic Nelson
59 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
333 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
239 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
659 Kanji Learners Dictionary
970 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
283 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
265 Remembering The Kanji
3644 New Nelson
220 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
217 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
241 Kanji in Context
104 Essential Kanji
1361 Japanese Names
143 Kanji and Kana
271 Les Kanjis dans la tete
95 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3.17 Japanese for Busy People
1321 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
21014 Morohashi
1220 halpern_kkd
881 halpern_kkld_2ed
3172 2001 Kanji
4f7.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-7 SKIP code
1611.4 Four corner code
45-93 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7406 Unicode hex code