Jisho

×

13 strokes
Radical:
sign 示 (礻)
Parts:
blessing, fortune, luck, wealth
On:
フク
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N3
467 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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  • 福 【フク】 good fortune
  • 福祉 【フクシ】 welfare, well-being, social welfare, social security, social service
  • 幸福 【コウフク】 happiness, blessedness, joy, well-being
  • 裕福 【ユウフク】 affluence, prosperity

Readings

Japanese names:
とし、 とみ、 ふ、 ふき、 ふっ、 ぼく、 よし
Chinese:
fu2
Korean:
bog

Spanish

  • fortuna
  • suerte
  • dicha

Portuguese

  • benção
  • fortuna
  • sorte
  • riqueza

French

  • bénédiction
  • fortune
  • chance
  • richesse
424 Tuttle Kanji Cards
3256 Classic Nelson
506 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
409 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
705 Kanji Learners Dictionary
1029 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
1171 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
1090 Remembering The Kanji
4105 New Nelson
386 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
777 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
895 Kanji in Context
629 Essential Kanji
1888 Japanese Names
1379 Kanji and Kana
1099 Les Kanjis dans la tete
450 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1427 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
24768P Morohashi
1303 halpern_kkd
944 halpern_kkld_2ed
676 2001 Kanji
4e9.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-9 SKIP code
3126.6 Four corner code
42-01 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
798f Unicode hex code

10 strokes
Radical:
mountain
Parts:
Variants:
island
Kun:
しま
On:
トウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N2
245 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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  • 島 【トウ】 Island, insula, island, islet
  • 島国 【シマグニ】 island country (sometimes used as a metaphor for Japan)
  • 半島 【ハントウ】 peninsula
  • 小島 【コジマ】 small island, islet

Kun reading compounds

  • 島 【しま】 island, territory (of a prostitute, organized crime gang, etc.), turf
  • 島々 【しまじま】 islands
  • 千島 【ちしま】 Kurile Islands
  • 蓬が島 【よもぎがしま】 Mount Penglai, Japan

Readings

Chinese:
dao3
Korean:
do

Spanish

  • isla

Portuguese

  • ilha

French

  • île
362 Tuttle Kanji Cards
230 Classic Nelson
379 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
292 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
380 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
2081 Kanji Learners Dictionary
3310 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
2098 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
1948 Remembering The Kanji
1476 New Nelson
358 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
489 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
455 Kanji in Context
183 Essential Kanji
1522 Japanese Names
286 Kanji and Kana
1967 Les Kanjis dans la tete
173 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
543 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
8108 Morohashi
4103 halpern_kkd
2820 halpern_kkld_2ed
852 2001 Kanji
3o7.9 The Kanji Dictionary
3-7-3 SKIP code
4-10-4 SKIP code
2772.7 Four corner code
37-71 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5cf6 Unicode hex code

11 strokes
Radical:
bamboo 竹 (⺮)
Parts:
No., residence
On:
ダイテイ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N1
160 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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  • 第 【ダイ】 ordinal
  • 第一 【ダイイチ】 first, foremost, number one
  • 次第 【シダイ】 dependent upon, as soon as, immediately (upon), circumstances, order, precedence, program, programme, agenda
  • 落第 【ラクダイ】 failure, dropping out of a class
  • 邸宅 【テイタク】 mansion, residence

Readings

Chinese:
di4
Korean:
je

Spanish

  • número
  • prefijo ordinal
  • examen

Portuguese

  • Prefixo p/ números ordinais
  • residência

French

  • numéro
  • résidence
380 Tuttle Kanji Cards
3385 Classic Nelson
83 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
273 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
359 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
1706 Kanji Learners Dictionary
2660 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
1327 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
1239 Remembering The Kanji
4272 New Nelson
339 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
793 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
354 Kanji in Context
360 Essential Kanji
1768 Japanese Names
404 Kanji and Kana
1247 Les Kanjis dans la tete
76 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1473 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
25943 Morohashi
3298 halpern_kkd
2318 halpern_kkld_2ed
2344 2001 Kanji
6f5.5 The Kanji Dictionary
2-6-5 SKIP code
8822.7 Four corner code
34-72 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7b2c Unicode hex code

1 strokes
Radical:
one
Parts:
Variants:
one, one radical (no.1)
Kun:
ひと-ひと.つ
On:
イチイツ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1
JLPT level N5
2 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

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On reading compounds

  • 一 【イチ】 one, best, first, foremost, beginning, start, bottom string (on a shamisen, etc.)
  • 一番 【イチバン】 number one, first, first place, best, most, game, round, bout, as a test, as an experiment, by way of experiment, by way of trial, tentatively, song (e.g. in Noh), piece
  • 万一 【マンイチ】 emergency, unlikely event, by some chance, by some possibility
  • 一々 【イチイチ】 one-by-one, separately, every single, each and every, without omission, fully, in detail
  • 一に 【イツニ】 solely, entirely, only, or
  • 一形式 【イツケイシキ】 one form (of), a form of
  • 万一 【マンイチ】 emergency, unlikely event, by some chance, by some possibility
  • 唯一 【ユイイツ】 only, sole, unique

Kun reading compounds

  • 一つ 【ひとつ】 one, for one thing, only, (not) even, just (e.g. "just try it")
  • 一月 【ひとつき】 one month

Readings

Japanese names:
かず、 い、 いっ、 いる、 かつ、 かづ、 てん、 はじめ、 ひ、 ひとつ、 まこと
Chinese:
yi1
Korean:
il

Spanish

  • uno
  • 1

Portuguese

  • um

French

  • un
  • radical un (no. 1)
1 Tuttle Kanji Cards
1 Classic Nelson
1 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
1 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
1 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
2105 Kanji Learners Dictionary
3341 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
1 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
1 Remembering The Kanji
1 New Nelson
1 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
1 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
1 Kanji in Context
1 Essential Kanji
3 Japanese Names
2 Kanji and Kana
1 Les Kanjis dans la tete
4 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1.A Japanese for Busy People
1 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1 Morohashi
4148 halpern_kkd
2850 halpern_kkld_2ed
3072 2001 Kanji
0a1.1 The Kanji Dictionary
4-1-4 SKIP code
1000.0 Four corner code
16-76 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
4e00 Unicode hex code

10 strokes
Radical:
cliff
Parts:
Variants:
meadow, original, primitive, field, plain, prairie, tundra, wilderness
Kun:
はら
On:
ゲン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N3
172 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 原 【ゲン】 original, primitive, primary, fundamental, raw
  • 原因 【ゲンイン】 cause, origin, source
  • 起源 【キゲン】 origin, beginning, rise
  • 根源 【コンゲン】 root, source, origin, foundation, base, principle

Kun reading compounds

  • 原 【はら】 field, plain, prairie, tundra, moor, wilderness
  • 原っぱ 【はらっぱ】 open field, empty lot, plain
  • 野原 【のはら】 field
  • 焼け野原 【やけのはら】 burnt field, burnt area

Readings

Japanese names:
た、 ばる、 ら、 わた、 わら
Chinese:
yuan2
Korean:
weon

Spanish

  • origen
  • pradera
  • prado
  • campo

Portuguese

  • prado
  • original
  • primitivo
  • campo
  • planície
  • pradaria
  • tundra
  • sertão

French

  • pré
  • prairie
  • champ
  • original
  • primitif
  • toundra
  • désert (étendue sauvage)
192 Tuttle Kanji Cards
825 Classic Nelson
113 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
205 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
119 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
1910 Kanji Learners Dictionary
3009 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
142 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
134 Remembering The Kanji
652 New Nelson
107 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
388 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
405 Kanji in Context
202 Essential Kanji
1231 Japanese Names
136 Kanji and Kana
136 Les Kanjis dans la tete
132 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
260 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2973 Morohashi
3733 halpern_kkd
2593 halpern_kkld_2ed
3341 2001 Kanji
2p8.1 The Kanji Dictionary
3-2-8 SKIP code
7129.6 Four corner code
24-22 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
539f Unicode hex code

3 strokes
Radical:
child, seed
Parts:
child, sign of the rat, 11PM-1AM, first sign of Chinese zodiac
Kun:
-こ
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1
JLPT level N5
72 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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  • 子 【シ】 child (esp. a boy), viscount, master (founder of a school of thought, esp. Confucius), philosophy (branch of Chinese literature), non-Confucian Hundred Schools of Thought writings, you (of one's equals), -er (i.e. a man who spends all his time doing...)
  • 子孫 【シソン】 descendants, posterity, offspring
  • 帽子 【ボウシ】 hat, cap
  • お菓子 【オカシ】 confections, sweets, candy
  • 主 【ス】 honorific (or familiar) suffix used after a name
  • 椅子 【イス】 chair, stool, post, office, position
  • 硝子 【ガラス】 glass, pane, vitreous
  • 面子 【メンツ】 face, honour, honor, combination of three tiles that form a set, personnel, members, lineup, making up a four to play mahjong
  • 対子 【トイツ】 pair

Kun reading compounds

  • 子 【こ】 child, young (animal), young woman, young geisha, offshoot, interest, new shares, player who is not a dealer (in cards, mahjong, etc.), bird egg, -er (often of young women)
  • 子 【こう】 child, interest
  • 女の子 【おんなのこ】 girl
  • 男の子 【おとこのこ】 boy, male child, baby boy
  • 子 【ね】 first sign of Chinese zodiac (The Rat, 11pm-1am, north, November)
  • 子忌み 【ねいみ】 collecting herbs and pulling out young pine trees by the roots (annual event held on the first Day of the Rat of the New Year)
  • 羽 【はね】 feather, plume, wing, blade (fan, propeller, etc.)
  • 甲子 【きのえね】 first of the sexagenary cycle

Readings

Japanese names:
い、 き、 ぎ、 く、 け、 ねっ
Chinese:
zi3, zi2, zi5
Korean:
ja

Spanish

  • chiquillo
  • niño

Portuguese

  • criança

French

  • enfant
  • signe de la 1ère branche terrestre
  • signe du Rat (zodiaque)
  • 23 h à 01 h
  • Nord (0°)
18 Tuttle Kanji Cards
1264 Classic Nelson
42 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
31 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
40 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
2125 Kanji Learners Dictionary
3390 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
99 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
95 Remembering The Kanji
1281 New Nelson
25 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
43 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
69 Kanji in Context
61 Essential Kanji
38 Japanese Names
103 Kanji and Kana
96 Les Kanjis dans la tete
56 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2.18 Japanese for Busy People
455 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
6930 Morohashi
4196 halpern_kkd
2872 halpern_kkld_2ed
3547 2001 Kanji
2c0.1 The Kanji Dictionary
4-3-1 SKIP code
4-2-1 SKIP code
1740.7 Four corner code
27-50 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5b50 Unicode hex code

2 strokes
Radical:
power, force
Parts:
power, strength, strong, strain, bear up, exert
Kun:
ちから
On:
リョクリキリイ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1
JLPT level N4
62 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 力 【リョク】 strength, power, proficiency, ability
  • 努力 【ドリョク】 great effort, exertion, endeavour, endeavor, effort
  • 能力 【ノウリョク】 ability, faculty
  • 力 【リキ】 strength, power, proficiency, ability, the strength of ... people, the strength of ... men
  • 力量 【リキリョウ】 ability, capacity, capability, talent, physical strength
  • 自力 【ジリキ】 by oneself, self-made
  • 錻力 【ブリキ】 tin plate

Kun reading compounds

  • 力 【ちから】 force, strength, might, vigour (vigor), energy, capability, ability, proficiency, capacity, faculty, efficacy, effect, effort, endeavours (endeavors), exertions, power, authority, influence, good offices, agency, support, help, aid, assistance, stress, emphasis, means, resources
  • 力強い 【ちからづよい】 powerful, strong, forceful, vigorous, reassuring, encouraging
  • 自分の力 【じぶんのちから】 one's own strength or effort, (by) oneself
  • 運命の力 【うんめいのちから】 agency of fate, power of fate, La forza del destino (opera by Verdi), the force of destiny

Readings

Japanese names:
じから、 つとむ
Chinese:
li4
Korean:
ryeog

Spanish

  • potencia
  • poder
  • fuerza
  • energía
  • vigor
  • énfasis

Portuguese

  • força
  • forte
  • esforço
  • suportar
  • exercer

French

  • force
  • fort
  • puissance
  • tension
  • tenir le coup
  • s'efforcer
  • employer (force)
9 Tuttle Kanji Cards
715 Classic Nelson
38 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
148 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
38 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
2114 Kanji Learners Dictionary
3371 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
922 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
858 Remembering The Kanji
521 New Nelson
74 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
128 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
173 Kanji in Context
53 Essential Kanji
11 Japanese Names
100 Kanji and Kana
866 Les Kanjis dans la tete
69 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3.15 Japanese for Busy People
207 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2288 Morohashi
4178 halpern_kkd
2860 halpern_kkld_2ed
1645 2001 Kanji
2g0.1 The Kanji Dictionary
4-2-4 SKIP code
4002.7 Four corner code
46-47 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
529b Unicode hex code

9 strokes
Radical:
footsteps
Parts:
Variants:
departure, discharge, publish, emit, start from, disclose, counter for gunshots
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N4
32 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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  • 発 【ハツ】 departure, departing (from ...), departing (at time ...), sending, sent (by ...), sent (at ...), engine, green dragon tile, counter for gunshots, bursts of gas, etc., counter for bullets, bombs, etc., counter for blows (punches)
  • 発音 【ハツオン】 pronunciation
  • 爆発 【バクハツ】 explosion, detonation, eruption
  • 蒸発 【ジョウハツ】 evaporation, disappearance (of people intentionally concealing their whereabouts), unexplained disappearance
  • 発願 【ホツガン】 giving rise to the desire to save all sentient beings, praying, prayer
  • 開発 【カイハツ】 development, exploitation

Kun reading compounds

  • 立つ 【たつ】 to stand, to rise, to stand up, to find oneself (e.g. in a difficult position), to depart (on a plane, train, etc.)

Readings

Japanese names:
ば、 わ
Chinese:
fa1
Korean:
bal

Spanish

  • abrir
  • exponer
  • suceder

Portuguese

  • liberar
  • partida
  • publicar
  • emitir
  • a partir de
  • revelar

French

  • départ
  • décharge
  • dégagement
  • publier
  • émettre
  • partir de
  • divulguer
  • compteur de coups de feu
342 Tuttle Kanji Cards
3092 Classic Nelson
102 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
303 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
392 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
1634 Kanji Learners Dictionary
2565 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
1840 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
1705 Remembering The Kanji
3860 New Nelson
370 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
225 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
286 Kanji in Context
186 Essential Kanji
953 Japanese Names
96 Kanji and Kana
1721 Les Kanjis dans la tete
43 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2.7 Japanese for Busy People
1360 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
22662P Morohashi
3174 halpern_kkd
2222 halpern_kkld_2ed
3557 2001 Kanji
0a9.5 The Kanji Dictionary
2-5-4 SKIP code
1241.5 Four corner code
40-15 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
767a Unicode hex code

13 strokes
Radical:
rain
Parts:
electricity
On:
デン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N5
268 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

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On reading compounds

  • 電話 【デンワ】 telephone call, phone call, telephone (device), phone
  • 電車 【デンシャ】 train, electric train
  • 停電 【テイデン】 power outage, electricity outage, blackout, failure of electricity supply
  • 発電 【ハツデン】 generation (e.g. power), sending a telegram, telegraphing

Readings

Chinese:
dian4
Korean:
jeon

Spanish

  • electricidad
  • eléctrico

Portuguese

  • eletricidade

French

  • électricité
228 Tuttle Kanji Cards
5050 Classic Nelson
332 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
286 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
197 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
1784 Kanji Learners Dictionary
2790 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
574 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
535 Remembering The Kanji
6526 New Nelson
180 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
98 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
61 Kanji in Context
222 Essential Kanji
2025 Japanese Names
108 Kanji and Kana
541 Les Kanjis dans la tete
125 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2.2 Japanese for Busy People
1862 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
42253 Morohashi
3465 halpern_kkd
2431 halpern_kkld_2ed
3156 2001 Kanji
8d5.2 The Kanji Dictionary
2-8-5 SKIP code
1071.6 Four corner code
37-37 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
96fb Unicode hex code

8 strokes
Radical:
door, house 戶 (户, 戸)
Parts:
place
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N3
221 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 所 【ショ】 counter for places
  • 所々 【トコロドコロ】 here and there, some parts (of something), several places
  • 場所 【バショ】 place, location, spot, position, room, space, basho, wrestling tournament
  • 住所 【ジュウショ】 address (e.g. of house), residence, domicile

Kun reading compounds

  • 所 【ところ】 place, spot, scene, site, address, district, area, locality, one's house, point, part, space, room, whereupon, as a result, about to, on the verge of, was just doing, was in the process of doing, have just done, just finished doing
  • 所で 【ところで】 by the way, incidentally, even if, no matter (who, what, when, where, why, how)
  • 至る所 【いたるところ】 everywhere, all over, throughout
  • 今のところ 【いまのところ】 at present
  • 所か 【どころか】 far from, anything but, not at all, let alone, to say nothing of, not to speak of, much less
  • 所ではない 【どころではない】 (strongly emphatic) too preoccupied or busy to even think of ..., .. is out of the question, this is not an occasion for
  • 台所 【だいどころ】 kitchen, financial situation
  • 名所 【めいしょ】 famous place, name of a part (of an instrument, etc.), name and address
  • 所 【ところ】 place, spot, scene, site, address, district, area, locality, one's house, point, part, space, room, whereupon, as a result, about to, on the verge of, was just doing, was in the process of doing, have just done, just finished doing
  • 所で 【ところで】 by the way, incidentally, even if, no matter (who, what, when, where, why, how)
  • 僕ん所 【ぼくんとこ】 at my place
  • ここん所 【ここんとこ】 recently, lately, these days

Readings

Japanese names:
Chinese:
suo3
Korean:
so

Spanish

  • lugar

Portuguese

  • Lugar

French

  • lieu
305 Tuttle Kanji Cards
1821 Classic Nelson
129 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
246 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
328 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
568 Kanji Learners Dictionary
851 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
1208 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
1127 Remembering The Kanji
2054 New Nelson
312 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
177 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
149 Kanji in Context
137 Essential Kanji
600 Japanese Names
153 Kanji and Kana
1137 Les Kanjis dans la tete
107 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2.3 Japanese for Busy People
843 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
11715X Morohashi
1056 halpern_kkd
752 halpern_kkld_2ed
3054 2001 Kanji
4m4.3 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-4 SKIP code
3222.1 Four corner code
7222.1 Four corner code
29-74 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6240 Unicode hex code