Jisho

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7 strokes
Radical:
knife, sword 刀 (刂)
Parts:
profit, advantage, benefit
Kun:
き.く
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 4
JLPT level N3
203 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 利 【リ】 advantage, benefit, profit, interest
  • 利用 【リヨウ】 use, utilization, utilisation, application
  • 勝利 【ショウリ】 victory, triumph, conquest, success, win
  • 智利 【チリ】 Chile

Kun reading compounds

  • 効く 【きく】 to be effective, to take effect, to be good (for), to work, to function well, to be possible (to do, use, etc.), to be able to, to taste (alcohol), to try

Readings

Japanese names:
かが、 と、 とし、 のり、 み、 りい
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
li4
Korean:
ri

Spanish

  • ganancia
  • ventaja
  • beneficio
  • ser efectivo

Portuguese

  • lucro
  • vantagem
  • benefício

French

  • profit
  • avantage
  • bénéfice
528 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
626 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
596 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
219 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3264 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
200 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
355 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
436 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.19 Japanese for Busy People
329 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
329 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
248 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
189 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1431 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
757 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1029 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
915 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
1932 Morohashi
1114 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
466 New Nelson (John Haig)
906 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
972 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
180 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
491 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2243 2001 Kanji
5d2.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-5-2 SKIP code
2290.0 Four corner code
1-45-88 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5229 Unicode hex code

尿

7 strokes
Radical:
corpse
Parts:
urine
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1672 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 尿 【ニョウ】 urine
  • 尿酸 【ニョウサン】 uric acid
  • 検尿 【ケンニョウ】 urinalysis
  • 排尿 【ハイニョウ】 urination, micturition

Kun reading compounds

  • 尿 【にょう】 urine
  • 尿袋 【いばりぶくろ】 urinary bladder
  • 尿 【にょう】 urine
  • 尿袋 【いばりぶくろ】 urinary bladder
  • 尿 【にょう】 urine

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
niao4, ni4, sui1
Korean:
nyo

Spanish

  • orina

Portuguese

  • Urina

French

  • urine
1675 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1543 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1382 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1770 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1231 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1869 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
2030 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1724 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
525 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3801 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1944 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2637 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1062 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
7651 Morohashi
3064 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1410 New Nelson (John Haig)
1053 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1132 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1116 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3742 2001 Kanji
3r4.1 The Kanji Dictionary
3-3-4 SKIP code
7723.2 Four corner code
1-39-2 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5c3f Unicode hex code

16 strokes
Radical:
grass 艸 (艹)
Parts:
Variants:
medicine, chemical, enamel, gunpowder, benefit
Kun:
くすり
On:
ヤク
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N3
702 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 薬 【ヤク】 dope, narcotic, drug
  • 薬品 【ヤクヒン】 medicine, chemicals
  • 投薬 【トウヤク】 administration, medication, dosage
  • 製薬 【セイヤク】 medicine manufacture, drug manufacture

Kun reading compounds

  • 薬 【くすり】 medicine, pharmaceuticals, (legal) drugs, pill, ointment, salve, efficacious chemical (gunpowder, pesticide, etc.), (pottery) glaze, (illegal) drug, narcotic, small bribe
  • 薬指 【くすりゆび】 ring finger, third finger, fourth finger (in piano-playing), fourth toe

Readings

Japanese names:
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
yao4
Korean:
yag

Spanish

  • medicina
  • droga

Portuguese

  • remédio
  • produto químico
  • esmalte
  • pólvora
  • benefício

French

  • médicament
  • produit chimique
  • émail
  • poudre à canon
  • bénéfice
521 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
420 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
398 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
541 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4074 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
323 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
247 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
2568 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.6 Japanese for Busy People
359 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
360 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
315 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
672 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3011 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1539 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2100 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1752 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
32188PX Morohashi
2375 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
5224 New Nelson (John Haig)
1736 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1873 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
439 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1964 2001 Kanji
3k13.15 The Kanji Dictionary
2-3-13 SKIP code
4490.4 Four corner code
1-44-84 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
85ac Unicode hex code