Jisho

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4 strokes
Radical:
man, human 人 (亻)
Parts:
now
Kun:
いま
On:
コンキン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N5
49 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 今 【コン】 the current ..., this, today's ...
  • 今夏 【コンカ】 this summer, next summer, last summer
  • 当今 【トウコン】 nowadays, these days, at present
  • 方今 【ホウコン】 present time, now, nowadays
  • 今古 【キンコ】 now and anciently
  • 今上 【キンジョウ】 His Majesty the Emperor, the present emperor, the reigning emperor

Kun reading compounds

  • 今 【いま】 now, the present time, just now, soon, immediately, (one) more
  • 今に 【いまに】 before long, even now
  • 中今 【なかいま】 the present (esp. as a privileged moment in eternity)
  • 今が今 【いまがいま】 just now

Readings

Japanese names:
Chinese:
jin1
Korean:
geum

Spanish

  • ahora
  • momento actual

Portuguese

  • agora

French

  • maintenant
81 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
138 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
125 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
146 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
352 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
94 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
12 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
67 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.2 Japanese for Busy People
51 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
51 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
27 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
45 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2464 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1246 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1712 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1601 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
358 Morohashi
1968 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
112 New Nelson (John Haig)
1587 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1711 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
50 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
93 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2860 2001 Kanji
2a2.10 The Kanji Dictionary
2-2-2 SKIP code
2-3-1 SKIP code
8020.7 Four corner code
26-3 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
4eca Unicode hex code

12 strokes
Radical:
sun, day
Parts:
nightfall, night
On:
バン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 6
JLPT level N3
1424 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 晩 【バン】 evening, counter for nights
  • 晩婚 【バンコン】 late marriage
  • 歳晩 【サイバン】 year's end
  • お晩 【オバン】 evening, good evening

Readings

Chinese:
wan3
Korean:
man

Spanish

  • tarde
  • noche
  • anochecer

Portuguese

  • Cair da noite
  • anoitecer
  • noite

French

  • soir
  • crépuscule
971 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
961 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1175 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2145 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
901 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
601 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1595 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.5 Japanese for Busy People
736 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
749 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
94 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
991 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1232 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
668 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
891 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1993 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
14030PX Morohashi
979 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2491 New Nelson (John Haig)
1974 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2128 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
954 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3857 2001 Kanji
4c8.3 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-8 SKIP code
6701.6 Four corner code
40-53 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6669 Unicode hex code