Jisho

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8 strokes
Radical:
step
Parts:
he, that, the
Kun:
かれかのか.の
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N3
648 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 彼此 【アレコレ】 one thing or another, this way and that, this and that, this or that, around, about, nearly, roughly, almost, round about
  • 彼岸 【ヒガン】 equinoctial week (when Buddhist services are held), Buddhist services during the equinoctial week, nirvana

Kun reading compounds

  • 彼 【かれ】 he, him, his, boyfriend
  • 彼ら 【かれら】 they (usually male), them
  • 前彼 【まえかれ】 former boyfriend, ex-boyfriend
  • 元彼 【もとかれ】 former boyfriend, ex-boyfriend
  • 彼の 【あの】 that (someone or something distant from both speaker and listener, or situation unfamiliar to both speaker and listener)
  • 彼女 【かのじょ】 she, her, her, girlfriend, sweetheart
  • 彼の 【あの】 that (someone or something distant from both speaker and listener, or situation unfamiliar to both speaker and listener)
  • 彼女 【かのじょ】 she, her, her, girlfriend, sweetheart

Readings

Japanese names:
その
Chinese:
bi3
Korean:
pi

Spanish

  • eso
  • aquello
  • otra persona

Portuguese

  • ele
  • que
  • o

French

  • lui
  • celui-là
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