Jisho

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9 strokes
Radical:
insect
Parts:
rainbow
Kun:
にじ
On:
コウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
2110 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 虹霓 【コウゲイ】 rainbow
  • 虹彩 【コウサイ】 iris (of the eye)
  • 副虹 【フクニジ】 secondary rainbow
  • 月虹 【ゲッコウ】 moonbow, lunar rainbow, whitish rainbow cast by moonlight, lunar bow, space rainbow

Kun reading compounds

  • 虹 【にじ】 rainbow
  • 虹色 【にじいろ】 rainbow-colored, rainbow-coloured
  • 過剰虹 【かじょうにじ】 supernumerary rainbow
  • 副虹 【ふくにじ】 secondary rainbow

Readings

Chinese:
hong2, jiang4
Korean:
hong, gang

Spanish

  • arco iris

Portuguese

French

  • arc-en-ciel
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