Jisho

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Radical:
second 乛 (乙, ⺄, 乚)
Parts:
the latter, duplicate, strange, witty, fishhook radical (no. 5)
Kun:
おと-きのと
On:
オツイツ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1841 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 乙 【オツ】 second (party to an agreement), the B party (e.g. in a contract), the latter, defendant, stylish, chic, spicy, witty, tasty, romantic, strange, quaint, queer, thank you, good job, goodbye, goodnight
  • 乙亥 【キノトイ】 twelfth of the sexagenary cycle
  • うp乙 【ウプオツ】 thanks for uploading, expression of gratitude used primarily on video-sharing websites (esp. Niconico)
  • 甲と乙 【コウトオツ】 the former and the latter, A and B
  • 乙亥 【キノトイ】 twelfth of the sexagenary cycle
  • 乙未 【キノトヒツジ】 thirty-second of the sexagenary cycle
  • 不一 【フイツ】 Very sincerely yours, different

Kun reading compounds

  • 乙 【きのと】 second in rank, second sign of the Chinese calendar
  • 乙亥 【きのとい】 twelfth of the sexagenary cycle

Readings

Chinese:
yi3
Korean:
eul

Spanish

  • segundo
  • duplicado
  • extraño
  • ingenioso
  • elegante

Portuguese

  • o último
  • duplicar
  • engenhoso
  • estranho

French

  • radical hameçon (no. 5)
  • chic
  • signe du 2ème tronc céleste
  • dernier
  • second
  • étrange
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