Jisho

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10 strokes
Radical:
metal, gold 金 (釒)
Parts:
nail, tack, peg
Kun:
くぎ
On:
テイチョウ
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
2496 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 釘頭 【テイトウ】 nailhead
  • 装丁 【ソウテイ】 binding (book), format

Kun reading compounds

  • 釘 【くぎ】 nail (i.e. small metal spike)
  • 釘隠 【くぎかくし】 nail hider, nailhead cover, decorative object which conceals the head of a nail
  • 合い釘 【あいくぎ】 double-pointed nail, dowel
  • 鋲釘 【びょうくぎ】 rivet, tack, thumbtack, drawing-pin, hobnail

Readings

Chinese:
ding1, ding4
Korean:
jeong

Spanish

  • clavo
  • clavija
  • tachuela

Portuguese

French

4816 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1154 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2100 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1489 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
40159 Morohashi
1667 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6217 New Nelson (John Haig)
2766 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2788 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
8a2.4 The Kanji Dictionary
1-8-2 SKIP code
8112.0 Four corner code
37-3 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
91d8 Unicode hex code

14 strokes
Radical:
mound, dam (阝 left) 阜 (阝)
Parts:
Variants:
conceal, hide, cover
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1089 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 隠蔽工作 【インペイコウサク】 (creating) a cover-up
  • 陰謀 【インボウ】 plot, intrigue, scheme, conspiracy, agreement between two or more people to commit an unlawful act
  • 大隠 【タイイン】 enlightened hermit
  • 惻隠 【ソクイン】 compassion, pity
  • 隠密 【オンミツ】 privacy, secrecy, spy, detective
  • 隠形 【オンギョウ】 invisibility (through magic)

Kun reading compounds

  • 隠す 【かくす】 to hide, to conceal
  • 隠し 【かくし】 hiding, concealing, being hidden, being concealed, pocket
  • 隠し事 【かくしごと】 secret
  • 釘隠 【くぎかくし】 nail hider, nailhead cover, decorative object which conceals the head of a nail
  • 雉隠 【きじかくし】 Asparagus schoberioides
  • 隠れる 【かくれる】 to hide, to be hidden, to conceal oneself, to disappear

Readings

Japanese names:
お、 がくし
Chinese:
yin3
Korean:
eun

Spanish

  • ocultar
  • esconder
  • cubrir
  • esconderse
  • estar escondido

Portuguese

  • esconder
  • esconderijo
  • capa

French

  • dissimuler
  • cacher
  • couvrir
1014 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1511 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
5020 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1374 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1881 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
2074 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
868 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
887 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1235 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
749 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
873 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
502 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
645 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1322 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
41836P Morohashi
713 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6480 New Nelson (John Haig)
1313 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1410 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1740 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3658 2001 Kanji
2d11.3 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-11 SKIP code
7223.7 Four corner code
17-3 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
96a0 Unicode hex code