Jisho

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19 strokes
Radical:
insect
Parts:
Variants:
crab
Kun:
かに
On:
カイ
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
2417 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 蟹行文字 【カイコウモンジ】 cross-wise writing, alphabet usually written horizontally

Kun reading compounds

  • 蟹 【かに】 crab
  • カニ蒲 【カニかま】 imitation crab meat, crab sticks
  • 渡り蟹 【わたりがに】 swimming crab (Portunus trituberculatus), Japanese blue crab

Readings

Chinese:
xie4
Korean:
hae

Spanish

  • cangrejo

Portuguese

French

4195 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
2853 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
3611 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2520 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
33668 Morohashi
5395 New Nelson (John Haig)
2682 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2722 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
6d13.7 The Kanji Dictionary
2-13-6 SKIP code
2713.6 Four corner code
19-10 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
87f9 Unicode hex code

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 蝙蝠 【コウモリ】 bat (Chiroptera spp.), umbrella, opportunist, turncoat

Kun reading compounds

  • 蝙蝠 【こうもり】 bat (Chiroptera spp.), umbrella, opportunist, turncoat
  • 蝙蝠蛾 【こうもりが】 swift moth (Hepialidae spp., esp. Endoclita excrescens)

Readings

Chinese:
bian1
Korean:
pyeon

Spanish

Portuguese

French

4168 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
33271X Morohashi
5360 New Nelson (John Haig)
6d9.14 The Kanji Dictionary
1-6-9 SKIP code
5312.7 Four corner code
73-94 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8759 Unicode hex code

Speed

Stroke order

Readings

Chinese:
fu2
Korean:
bog

Spanish

Portuguese

French

4163 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
33288 Morohashi
5353 New Nelson (John Haig)
6d9.12 The Kanji Dictionary
1-6-9 SKIP code
5116.6 Four corner code
73-85 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8760 Unicode hex code