Jisho

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16 strokes
Radical:
woman, female
Parts:
Variants:
lass, girl, Miss, daughter
Kun:
むすめ
On:
ジョウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
2059 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 嬢 【ジョウ】 unmarried woman, Miss, -ess, -ette
  • 娘核 【ジョウカク】 daughter nucleus
  • 令嬢 【レイジョウ】 (your) daughter, young woman
  • 愛嬢 【アイジョウ】 one's beloved daughter

Kun reading compounds

  • 娘子 【じょうし】 girl, young (unmarried) woman, (grown) woman, lady, (someone else's) wife
  • 娘細胞 【じょうさいぼう】 daughter cell

Readings

Chinese:
niang2
Korean:
yang

Spanish

  • muchacha
  • señorita
  • chica

Portuguese

  • Jovem
  • moça
  • senhorita
  • filha

French

  • mademoiselle
  • jeune fille
  • fille
1422 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1609 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1257 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1368 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1202 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1836 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1986 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1649 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
454 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
936 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
525 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
685 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1544 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
6807P Morohashi
758 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1270 New Nelson (John Haig)
1530 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1650 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1827 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1765 2001 Kanji
3e13.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-13 SKIP code
4043.2 Four corner code
30-78 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5b22 Unicode hex code