Jisho

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13 strokes
Radical:
metal, gold 金 (釒)
Parts:
Variants:
iron
Kun:
くろがね
On:
テツ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N2
672 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 鉄 【テツ】 iron (Fe), strong and hard (as iron), railway, railway enthusiast
  • 鉄道 【テツドウ】 railroad, railway, rail transport
  • 地下鉄 【チカテツ】 underground train, subway
  • 製鉄 【セイテツ】 iron manufacture

Kun reading compounds

  • 黒金 【くろがね】 iron

Readings

Japanese names:
けん、 てっ
Chinese:
tie3
Korean:
cheol

Spanish

  • hierro
  • acero

Portuguese

  • ferro

French

  • fer
422 Tuttle Kanji Cards
4844 Classic Nelson
449 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power
283 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese
374 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition
1126 Kanji Learners Dictionary
1711 New Japanese English Character Dictionary
909 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
846 Remembering The Kanji
6253 New Nelson
353 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters
976 Japanese Kanji Flashcards
147 Kanji in Context
242 Essential Kanji
1948 Japanese Names
312 Kanji and Kana
854 Les Kanjis dans la tete
327 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2.1 Japanese for Busy People
1814 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
40285 Morohashi
2147 halpern_kkd
1527 halpern_kkld_2ed
2863 2001 Kanji
8a5.6 The Kanji Dictionary
1-8-5 SKIP code
8513.0 Four corner code
37-20 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
9244 Unicode hex code

10 strokes
Radical:
hand 手 (扌龵)
Parts:
fist
Kun:
こぶし
On:
ケンゲン
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1935 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 拳 【ケン】 hand game (e.g. rock, paper, scissors)
  • 拳銃 【ケンジュウ】 pistol, handgun, revolver
  • じゃん拳 【ジャンケン】 rock, paper, scissors game
  • 形意拳 【ケイイケン】 shape-of-the-mind fist, Hsing I Chuan
  • 拳骨 【ゲンコツ】 (clenched) fist, knuckles
  • 拳固 【ゲンコ】 fist

Kun reading compounds

  • 拳 【こぶし】 fist
  • 拳を握る 【こぶしをにぎる】 to make a fist, to clench one's fist
  • 握り拳 【にぎりこぶし】 clenched fist
  • 力拳 【ちからこぶし】 clenched fist

Readings

Chinese:
quan2
Korean:
gweon

Spanish

  • puño (cerrado)

Portuguese

French

1900 Classic Nelson
1705 Kanji Learners Dictionary
1290 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition
2917 Remembering The Kanji
2148 New Nelson
1206 Japanese Names
2078 Kanji and Kana
1852 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
11996X Morohashi
3295 halpern_kkd
2316 halpern_kkld_2ed
3c6.18 The Kanji Dictionary
2-6-4 SKIP code
9050.2 Four corner code
23-93 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
62f3 Unicode hex code