Jisho

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9 strokes
Radical:
sun, day
Parts:
shining, bright
On:
ショウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N1
697 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 昭和 【ショウワ】 Shōwa era (1926.12.25-1989.1.7), Showa era
  • 昭栄 【ショウエイ】 Shoei (motorcycle helmet manufacturing company), Shouei
  • 昭昭 【ショウショウ】 clear, bright, plain, obvious

Readings

Japanese names:
あき、 あきら、 かず、 かずみ、 てる
Chinese:
zhao1
Korean:
so, jo

Spanish

  • luminoso
  • brillante

Portuguese

  • brilhar
  • brilhante

French

  • briller
249 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
331 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
315 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
549 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2114 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
517 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1406 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
841 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
997 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1034 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
867 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
987 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1107 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
602 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
796 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
88 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
13855 Morohashi
894 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2446 New Nelson (John Haig)
87 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
91 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
331 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3877 2001 Kanji
4c5.4 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-5 SKIP code
6706.2 Four corner code
30-28 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
662d Unicode hex code

12 strokes
Radical:
mound, dam (阝 left) 阜 (阝)
Parts:
Variants:
sunshine, yang principle, positive, male, heaven, daytime
Kun:
On:
ヨウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N3
1071 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 陽 【ヨウ】 yang (i.e. the positive), the open (i.e. a visible place)
  • 陽報 【ヨウホウ】 open reward (for anonymous act of charity)
  • 山陽 【サンヨウ】 south side of a mountain, Sanyo district
  • 陰陽 【インヨウ】 cosmic dual forces, yin and yang, sun and moon, etc.

Kun reading compounds

  • 日 【ひ】 day, days, sun, sunshine, sunlight, case (esp. unfortunate), event
  • 日差し 【ひざし】 sunlight, rays of the sun

Readings

Japanese names:
あき、 あきら、 あけ、 はる、 ひろ、 やん、 よ
Chinese:
yang2
Korean:
yang

Spanish

  • positivo
  • masculino

Portuguese

  • brilho do sol
  • princípio do yang
  • positivo
  • masculino
  • paraíso
  • dia

French

  • Yang
  • soleil
  • éclat solaire
  • positif
  • mâle
  • paradis
  • journée
527 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
429 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
406 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
990 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
5012 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
753 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
989 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1567 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
630 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
640 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
834 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
747 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
764 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
453 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
572 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1309 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
41725 Morohashi
626 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6470 New Nelson (John Haig)
1300 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1397 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
413 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3651 2001 Kanji
2d9.5 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-9 SKIP code
7622.7 Four corner code
45-59 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
967d Unicode hex code

8 strokes
Radical:
man, human 人 (亻)
Parts:
Variants:
cottage, inn, hut, house, mansion
Kun:
やど.る
On:
シャセキ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 5
JLPT level N1
1170 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 舎 【シャ】 hut, house, (in the ancient Chinese army) one day's march (approx. 12.2 km)
  • 舎弟 【シャテイ】 my younger brother, underling (e.g. in yakuza)
  • 公舎 【コウシャ】 official residence
  • 兵舎 【ヘイシャ】 barracks

Readings

Japanese names:
さ、 とり
Chinese:
she3, she4
Korean:
sa

Spanish

  • casa de campo
  • posada
  • cabaña
  • casa

Portuguese

  • casa de campo
  • pousada
  • cabana
  • casa
  • mansão

French

  • chaumière
  • hutte
  • auberge
  • maison
  • résidence
629 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
727 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
700 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1056 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
423 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
872 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1689 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
721 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
791 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
805 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1654 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
51 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2555 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1305 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1774 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
322 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
30278P Morohashi
2060 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
189 New Nelson (John Haig)
316 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
338 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
685 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2877 2001 Kanji
2a6.23 The Kanji Dictionary
2-2-6 SKIP code
8060.1 Four corner code
28-43 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
820e Unicode hex code