Jisho

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8 strokes
Radical:
mound, dam (阝 left) 阜 (阝)
Parts:
Variants:
Africa, flatter, fawn upon, corner, nook, recess
Kun:
おもね.るくま
On:
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
JLPT level N1
1126 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 阿弗利加 【アフリカ】 Africa
  • 阿呆 【アホウ】 fool, simpleton, idiot
  • 南阿 【ナンア】 South Africa
  • 阿蘭陀 【オランダ】 Holland, The Netherlands
  • おたふく風邪 【オタフクカゼ】 mumps, epidemic parotitis

Kun reading compounds

  • 阿る 【おもねる】 to flatter, to play up to, to fawn on, to pander to, to cater to
  • 隈 【くま】 corner, nook, recess, a shadow, a shade

Readings

Japanese names:
ほとり、 あず、 あわ、 おか、 きた、 な
Chinese:
a1, e1, a5, a2, a4
Korean:
a, og

Spanish

  • A fonética
  • África
  • meandro
  • adular
  • halagar

Portuguese

French

  • flatter
  • flagorner
  • Afrique
  • coin
  • recoin
1515 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4985 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
569 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2258 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
408 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
256 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
305 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1304 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
41599 Morohashi
346 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6435 New Nelson (John Haig)
1295 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1391 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
2d5.6 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-5 SKIP code
7122.0 Four corner code
16-4 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
963f Unicode hex code

19 strokes
Radical:
grass 艸 (艹)
Parts:
orchid, Holland
On:
ラン
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
JLPT level N1
1886 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 蘭 【ラン】 orchid, Holland, The Netherlands
  • 蘭学 【ランガク】 Dutch studies, studies of Western knowledge
  • 伊蘭 【イラン】 castor oil plant (Ricinus communis)
  • 英蘭 【エイラン】 England, Great Britain and the Netherlands
  • 蘭 【ラン】 orchid, Holland, The Netherlands
  • 蘭 【ラニ】 thoroughwort (species of boneset, Eupatorium fortunei)

Readings

Japanese names:
か、 あららぎ
Chinese:
lan2
Korean:
ran

Spanish

  • orquídea
  • Holanda

Portuguese

French

  • Hollande
  • orchidée
4091 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1990 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
2839 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2233 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
3031 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1545 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2114 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1643 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
32477P Morohashi
2383 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
5255 New Nelson (John Haig)
2363 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2449 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3k16.9 The Kanji Dictionary
2-3-16 SKIP code
3-11-8 SKIP code
4422.7 Four corner code
45-86 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
862d Unicode hex code

8 strokes
Radical:
mound, dam (阝 left) 阜 (阝)
Parts:
Variants:

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 珍陀 【チンタ】 red wine
  • 陀羅尼助 【ダラニスケ】 traditional "Chinese" medicine for the stomach (usually prepared as small dark spherical pills)
  • 陀羅尼 【ダラニ】 dharani, spell, litany, Sanskrit multi-syllabic chant
  • 阿弥陀 【アミダ】 Amitabha (Buddha), Amida, ghostleg lottery, ladder lottery, lottery in which participants trace a line across a lattice pattern to determine the winner, wearing a hat pushed back on one's head
  • 吠陀 【ヴェーダ】 Veda

Readings

Chinese:
tuo2
Korean:
ta

Spanish

Portuguese

French

4982 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
568 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
409 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
306 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
41600 Morohashi
6432 New Nelson (John Haig)
2955 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2952 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
2d5.5 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-5 SKIP code
7321.1 Four corner code
34-43 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
9640 Unicode hex code