Jisho

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7 strokes
Radical:
grain
Parts:
private, I, me
Kun:
わたくしわたし
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 6
JLPT level N4
242 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 私 【シ】 private affairs, personal matter
  • 私立 【シリツ】 private (establishment)
  • 公私 【コウシ】 public and private, official and personal, government and people
  • 滅私 【メッシ】 selflessness, being unselfish

Kun reading compounds

  • 私 【わたし】 I, me, private affairs, personal matter, secrecy, selfishness
  • 私立 【しりつ】 private (establishment)
  • 不肖私 【ふしょうわたくし】 unworthiness of one's father (or master), incompetence, foolishness, misfortune, unluckiness, me
  • 私 【わたし】 I, me, private affairs, personal matter, secrecy, selfishness
  • 私たち 【わたしたち】 we, us

Readings

Chinese:
si1
Korean:
sa

Spanish

  • yo
  • privado
  • secreto

Portuguese

  • particular
  • Eu
  • me

French

  • privé
  • je
  • moi
852 Tuttle Kanji Cards
3265 Classic Nelson
17 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
797 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
887 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
758 Kanji Learners Dictionary
1115 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
968 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
902 Remembering The Kanji
4124 New Nelson
876 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
232 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
72 Kanji in Context
367 Essential Kanji
637 Japanese Names
125 Kanji and Kana
911 Les Kanjis dans la tete
221 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2.7 Japanese for Busy People
1428 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
24913 Morohashi
1432 halpern_kkd
1030 halpern_kkld_2ed
2271 2001 Kanji
5d2.2 The Kanji Dictionary
1-5-2 SKIP code
2293.0 Four corner code
27-68 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
79c1 Unicode hex code

4 strokes
Radical:
two
Parts:
mutually, reciprocally, together
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N3
914 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 互角 【ゴカク】 equality, evenness, par, good match
  • 互換 【ゴカン】 transposition, interchange, compatible (e.g. PC)
  • 相互 【ソウゴ】 mutual, reciprocal
  • 交互 【コウゴ】 mutual, reciprocal, alternate

Kun reading compounds

  • 互い 【たがい】 mutual, reciprocal
  • 互いに 【たがいに】 mutually, with each other, reciprocally, together
  • 互に 【かたみに】 mutually, reciprocally, together

Readings

Chinese:
hu4
Korean:
ho

Spanish

  • mutuo
  • recíproco
  • conjunto
  • mutuamente
  • recíprocamente
  • conjuntamente

Portuguese

  • mutuamente
  • reciprocamente
  • juntamente

French

  • mutuel
  • réciproque
  • ensemble
1018 Tuttle Kanji Cards
14 Classic Nelson
2143 Kanji Learners Dictionary
3437 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
819 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
757 Remembering The Kanji
75 New Nelson
1236 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
296 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
1080 Kanji in Context
1032 Essential Kanji
200 Japanese Names
907 Kanji and Kana
764 Les Kanjis dans la tete
952 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
33 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
255 Morohashi
4245 halpern_kkd
2893 halpern_kkld_2ed
3172 2001 Kanji
0a4.15 The Kanji Dictionary
4-4-1 SKIP code
4-5-1 SKIP code
1010.7 Four corner code
24-63 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
4e92 Unicode hex code

4 strokes
Radical:
knife, sword 刀 (刂)
Parts:
part, minute of time, segment, share, degree, one's lot, duty, understand, know, rate, 1%, chances, shaku/100
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
24 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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  • 分 【ブン】 part, segment, share, ration, rate, degree, one's lot, one's status, relation, duty, kind, lot, in proportion to, just as much as
  • 分野 【ブンヤ】 field, sphere, realm, division, branch
  • 自分 【ジブン】 myself, yourself, oneself, himself, herself, I, me, you
  • 多分 【タブン】 perhaps, probably, generous, many, much, great
  • 分 【フン】 minute, fun (one tenth of a monme, 5.787 grains)
  • 分別 【フンベツ】 discernment, discretion, judgement, judgment, discrimination
  • 二分 【ニフン】 two minutes
  • 五分 【ゴフン】 five minutes
  • 分 【ブ】 one-tenth, one percent (one-tenth of a wari), 3 mm (one-tenth of a sun), 2.4 mm (one-tenth of a mon, a traditional unit used to measure shoe sizes), 0.1 degree (one-tenth of a do, used to measure body temperature on any temperature scale), one-quarter of a ryou (obsolete unit of currency), thickness, advantageous circumstances, one-tenth of a monme of silver
  • 分 【ブン】 part, segment, share, ration, rate, degree, one's lot, one's status, relation, duty, kind, lot, in proportion to, just as much as
  • 大分 【ダイブ】 considerably, greatly, a lot
  • 五分 【ゴブ】 half, 50%, tie, evenness, 5 parts, 5%

Kun reading compounds

  • 分ける 【わける】 to divide (into), to split (into), to part, to separate, to divide up, to classify, to sort out, to divide out, to share, to distribute, to deal out, to dish out, to distinguish, to discriminate, to differentiate (between), to break up (a fight), to mediate, to call a draw, to tie, to push one's way through (a crowd), to sell
  • 分け 【わけ】 sharing, division, draw, tie
  • 分ける 【わける】 to divide (into), to split (into), to part, to separate, to divide up, to classify, to sort out, to divide out, to share, to distribute, to deal out, to dish out, to distinguish, to discriminate, to differentiate (between), to break up (a fight), to mediate, to call a draw, to tie, to push one's way through (a crowd), to sell
  • 申し訳 【もうしわけ】 apology, excuse
  • 取り分け 【とりわけ】 especially, above all, inter alia, among others
  • 分かれる 【わかれる】 to branch, to fork, to diverge, to separate, to split, to divide, to disperse, to scatter
  • 分かる 【わかる】 to understand, to comprehend, to grasp, to see, to get, to follow, to become clear, to be known, to be discovered, to be realized, to be realised, to be found out
  • 分かつ 【わかつ】 to divide, to separate, to share, to distribute, to distinguish

Readings

Japanese names:
いた、 わけ
Chinese:
fen1, fen4
Korean:
bun

Spanish

  • parte
  • segmento
  • minuto
  • dividir
  • separar

Portuguese

  • parte
  • minuto
  • segmento
  • grau
  • dever
  • compreender
  • saber
  • valor
  • 1%
  • oportunidades
  • shaku/100

French

  • portion
  • minute
  • section
  • part
  • degré
  • son lot dans la vie
  • comprendre
  • savoir
  • devoir
  • taux
  • 1%
  • chances
  • bu = 1/100 de shaku = 3.03 mm
101 Tuttle Kanji Cards
578 Classic Nelson
28 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
133 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
218 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
1247 Kanji Learners Dictionary
1972 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
844 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
781 Remembering The Kanji
454 New Nelson
199 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
22 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
26 Kanji in Context
35 Essential Kanji
64 Japanese Names
38 Kanji and Kana
788 Les Kanjis dans la tete
35 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2.2 Japanese for Busy People
180 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1853 Morohashi
2466 halpern_kkd
1713 halpern_kkld_2ed
2045 2001 Kanji
2o2.1 The Kanji Dictionary
2-2-2 SKIP code
8022.7 Four corner code
42-12 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5206 Unicode hex code

6 strokes
Radical:
mouth, opening
Parts:
fit, suit, join, 0.1
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N3
41 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 合 【ゴウ】 0.18039 litres (liters), 0.3306 metres square (meters), one-tenth of the way from the base to the summit of a mountain, conjunction, counter for covered containers, counter for matches, battles, etc.
  • 合格 【ゴウカク】 success, passing (e.g. exam), eligibility
  • 都合 【ツゴウ】 circumstances, condition, convenience, to arrange, to manage, to lend money, to raise money, in all, in total, all told
  • 会合 【カイゴウ】 meeting, assembly, association, conjunction
  • 合併 【ガッペイ】 combination, union, amalgamation, consolidation, merger, coalition, fusion, annexation, affiliation, incorporation
  • 合唱 【ガッショウ】 chorus, singing in a chorus
  • 合戦 【カッセン】 battle, engagement
  • 合羽 【カッパ】 raincoat, kappa, pluvial

Kun reading compounds

  • 合う 【あう】 to come together, to merge, to unite, to meet, to fit, to match, to suit, to agree with, to be correct, to be profitable, to be equitable, (after the -masu stem of a verb) to do ... to each other, to do ... together
  • 合い 【あい】 joint, associate, accomplice
  • 合図 【あいず】 sign, signal
  • 試合 【しあい】 match, game, bout, contest
  • 場合 【ばあい】 case, situation
  • 合わす 【あわす】 to match (rhythm, speed, etc.), to join together, to unite, to combine, to add up, to face, to be opposite (someone), to compare, to check with, to cause to meet (e.g. an unpleasant fate), to place together, to connect, to overlap, to mix, to combine, to put blade to blade, to fight
  • 合わせる 【あわせる】 to match (rhythm, speed, etc.), to join together, to unite, to combine, to add up, to face, to be opposite (someone), to compare, to check with, to cause to meet (e.g. an unpleasant fate), to place together, to connect, to overlap, to mix, to combine, to put blade to blade, to fight
  • 合わせる顔がない 【あわせるかおがない】 too ashamed to meet, having no face to meet

Readings

Japanese names:
あう、 あん、 い、 か、 こう、 ごお、 に、 ね、 や、 り、 わい
Chinese:
he2
Korean:
hab

Spanish

  • adecuado
  • apropiado
  • correcto
  • sentar bien
  • ser adecuado
  • ser correcto
  • hacer juego

Portuguese

  • encaixe
  • unir

French

  • correspondre
  • convenir
  • joindre
  • go (0,18 l ou 0,33 m)
124 Tuttle Kanji Cards
383 Classic Nelson
33 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
77 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
134 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
1274 Kanji Learners Dictionary
2019 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
269 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
253 Remembering The Kanji
715 New Nelson
121 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
135 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
271 Kanji in Context
195 Essential Kanji
270 Japanese Names
159 Kanji and Kana
259 Les Kanjis dans la tete
46 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3.2 Japanese for Busy People
284 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3287 Morohashi
2511 halpern_kkd
1740 halpern_kkld_2ed
2877 2001 Kanji
2a4.18 The Kanji Dictionary
2-2-4 SKIP code
8060.1 Four corner code
25-71 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5408 Unicode hex code

3 strokes
Radical:
big, very
Parts:
large, big
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1
JLPT level N5
7 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 大 【ダイ】 the large part of, big, large, great, approximate size, no larger than, -university, large (e.g. serving size), loud (e.g. volume setting)
  • 大学 【ダイガク】 post-secondary education institution, incl. university, college, etc., former central university of Kyoto (established under the ritsuryo system for the training of government administrators), the Great Learning - one of the Four Books
  • 偉大 【イダイ】 greatness
  • 重大 【ジュウダイ】 serious, important, significant, grave, weighty
  • 大変 【タイヘン】 very, greatly, immense, enormous, great, serious, grave, dreadful, terrible, difficult, hard, major incident, disaster
  • 大切 【タイセツ】 important, necessary, indispensable, beloved, precious, dear, cherished, valuable, careful
  • 負荷増大 【フカゾウタイ】 load increase
  • 御大 【オンタイ】 boss, governor

Kun reading compounds

  • 大きい 【おおきい】 big, large, great, loud

Readings

Japanese names:
うふ、 お、 おう、 た、 たかし、 とも、 はじめ、 ひろ、 ひろし、 まさ、 まさる、 もと、 わ
Chinese:
da4, dai4
Korean:
dae, da, tae

Spanish

  • grande
  • muy
  • mucho

Portuguese

  • grande
  • enorme

French

  • grand
14 Tuttle Kanji Cards
1171 Classic Nelson
5 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
22 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
25 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
2133 Kanji Learners Dictionary
3416 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
112 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
107 Remembering The Kanji
1133 New Nelson
53 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
40 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
87 Kanji in Context
32 Essential Kanji
48 Japanese Names
26 Kanji and Kana
108 Les Kanjis dans la tete
7 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2.2 Japanese for Busy People
408 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
5831 Morohashi
4224 halpern_kkd
2882 halpern_kkld_2ed
1463 2001 Kanji
0a3.18 The Kanji Dictionary
4-3-4 SKIP code
4003.0 Four corner code
34-71 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5927 Unicode hex code

4 strokes
Radical:
knife, sword 刀 (刂)
Parts:
cut, cutoff, be sharp
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N4
324 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 切 【セツ】 eager, earnest, ardent, kind, keen, acute
  • 切実 【セツジツ】 compelling, serious, severe, acute, earnest, sincere, pressing, urgent, keen, fervent, poignant
  • 大切 【タイセツ】 important, necessary, indispensable, beloved, precious, dear, cherished, valuable, careful
  • 親切 【シンセツ】 kindness, gentleness
  • 切断 【セツダン】 cutting, severance, section, amputation, disconnection
  • 一切 【イッサイ】 all, everything, the whole, lock, stock, and barrel, absolutely not (with negative), without exception, entirely not
  • 一切合切 【イッサイガッサイ】 any and every thing, altogether, lock, stock, and barrel, the whole shooting match, the whole kit and caboodle, without reserve

Kun reading compounds

  • 切る 【きる】 to cut, to cut through, to perform (surgery), to sever (connections, ties), to turn off (i.e. the light), to terminate (i.e. a conversation), to hang up (the phone), to disconnect, to punch (a ticket), to tear off (a stub), to open (something sealed), to start, to set (a limit), to do (something) in less or within a certain time, to issue (stamps, vouchers, etc.), to reduce, to decrease, to discount, to shake off (water, etc.), to let drip-dry, to let drain, to cross, to traverse, to criticize sharply, to act decisively, to do (something noticeable), to go first, to make (certain facial expressions, in kabuki), to turn (a vehicle), to curl (a ball), to bend, to cut, to shuffle (cards), to dismiss, to sack, to let go, to expulse, to excommunicate, to dig (a groove), to cut (a stencil, on a mimeograph), to trump, (in Go) to isolate (an opponent's stone), to start a fire (with wood-wood friction or by striking a metal against stone), to draw (a shape) in the air (with a sword, etc.), to finish, to complete
  • 切り 【きり】 end, finish, stop, bounds, limits, delivery date (of a futures contract), finale (of a noh song), end of an act (in joruri or kabuki), final performance of the day (in vaudeville), counter for slices (esp. thick slices), counter for cuts (e.g. fish, meat), only, just, since, after, remaining (in a particular state)
  • 切り札 【きりふだ】 trump card
  • 締め切り 【しめきり】 deadline, closing, cut-off, end, cofferdam, closed (door, window, etc.)
  • 仕切り 【しきり】 partition, division, boundary, compartment, settlement of accounts, preliminary warm-up ritual, toeing the mark
  • 切れる 【きれる】 to break, to snap, to be cut, to split, to crack, to be injured, to wear out, to be worn out, to break, to burst, to collapse, to wear off, to stop working, to go dead, to expire (time limit, etc.), to run out, to become due, to run out (of stock, etc.), to be exhausted, to be used up, to be sold out, to be out of, to be broken off (e.g. of a relationship), to break up, to have severed ties, to be cut off, to be disconnected, to cut well, to be sharp, to be sharp-minded, to be keen, to be shrewd, to be quick-witted, to be able, to be short of, to drop under (a certain figure), to beat (e.g. a record time), to dry off, to curve, to veer, to shuffle (cards), to get angry, to snap, to blow one's top, to lose one's temper, to flip, to be able to do completely
  • 切れ 【きれ】 piece, slice, strip, scrap, cloth, sharpness, counter for scraps, pieces, etc.
  • 切れる 【きれる】 to break, to snap, to be cut, to split, to crack, to be injured, to wear out, to be worn out, to break, to burst, to collapse, to wear off, to stop working, to go dead, to expire (time limit, etc.), to run out, to become due, to run out (of stock, etc.), to be exhausted, to be used up, to be sold out, to be out of, to be broken off (e.g. of a relationship), to break up, to have severed ties, to be cut off, to be disconnected, to cut well, to be sharp, to be sharp-minded, to be keen, to be shrewd, to be quick-witted, to be able, to be short of, to drop under (a certain figure), to beat (e.g. a record time), to dry off, to curve, to veer, to shuffle (cards), to get angry, to snap, to blow one's top, to lose one's temper, to flip, to be able to do completely
  • 売り切れ 【うりきれ】 sold-out
  • 棒切れ 【ぼうきれ】 stick, piece of wood, billet, piece of a broken pole

Readings

Japanese names:
きつ、 きり、 ぎり
Chinese:
qie1, qie4
Korean:
jeol, che

Spanish

  • cortar
  • urgente
  • apremiante
  • completo
  • cortar bien
  • agotarse

Portuguese

  • corte
  • talho
  • afiar

French

  • couper
  • trancher
  • tranchant
  • passionné
  • sérieux
97 Tuttle Kanji Cards
667 Classic Nelson
208 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
99 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
173 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
15 Kanji Learners Dictionary
27 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
89 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
85 Remembering The Kanji
453 New Nelson
156 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
126 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
250 Kanji in Context
36 Essential Kanji
51 Japanese Names
39 Kanji and Kana
86 Les Kanjis dans la tete
204 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3.3 Japanese for Busy People
179 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1858 Morohashi
30 halpern_kkd
15 halpern_kkld_2ed
1445 2001 Kanji
2f2.2 The Kanji Dictionary
1-2-2 SKIP code
4772.0 Four corner code
32-58 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5207 Unicode hex code