Jisho

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14 strokes
Radical:
silk 糸 (糹)
Parts:
scarlet, cardinal
Kun:
あけあか
On:
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
JLPT level N1
2443 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 朱 【アケ】 scarlet, red, blood
  • 緋色 【ヒイロ】 brilliant red, scarlet
  • 猩々緋 【ショウジョウヒ】 scarlet
  • 深緋 【フカヒ】 deep scarlet

Kun reading compounds

  • 朱 【あけ】 scarlet, red, blood
  • 浅緋 【あさあけ】 pale scarlet
  • 薄緋 【うすあけ】 pale scarlet
  • 赤 【あか】 red, crimson, scarlet, red-containing colour (e.g. brown, pink, orange), Red (i.e. communist), red light (traffic), red ink (i.e. in finance or proof-reading), (in) the red, complete, total, perfect, obvious, copper
  • 赤い 【あかい】 red, crimson, scarlet, vermilion, vermillion, Red, communist, beautiful

Readings

Chinese:
fei1
Korean:
bi

Spanish

  • escarlata

Portuguese

French

3553 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
2197 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1732 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
925 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1250 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
27604 Morohashi
1369 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
4517 New Nelson (John Haig)
2659 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2701 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
6a8.4 The Kanji Dictionary
1-6-8 SKIP code
2191.1 Four corner code
40-76 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7dcb Unicode hex code