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
  • 利上げ 【リアゲ】 increase in interest rates
  • 低利 【テイリ】 low interest rate
  • 水利 【スイリ】 utilization of water, water supply, irrigation, water transportation, navigability (e.g. of a river)

Kun reading compounds

  • 効く 【きく】 to be effective, to show effect, to do its work, to carry out its function well, to be possible to use

Readings

Japanese names:
かが、 と、 とし、 のり、 み、 りい
Chinese:
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
45-88 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5229 Unicode hex code

15 strokes
Radical:
water 水 (氵, 氺)
Parts:
Variants:
wet, be watered, profit by, receive benefits, favor, charm, steep
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1644 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 潤滑油 【ジュンカツユ】 lubricating oil, lubricant, lube
  • 潤色 【ジュンショク】 rhetorical flourishes
  • 芳醇 【ホウジュン】 mellow (flavor or fragrance, esp. alcohol), rich, full-bodied, superior
  • 豊潤 【ホウジュン】 rich and prosperous, luxurious, abundant

Kun reading compounds

  • 潤う 【うるおう】 to be moist, to be damp, to get wet, to be watered, to profit by, to receive benefits, to receive favors (favours), to become rich, to become at ease financially
  • 潤す 【うるおす】 to moisten, to wet, to profit, to enrich, to benefit
  • 潤む 【うるむ】 to be wet, to be moist, to get dim, to become blurred, to get cloudy, to get muddy, to be bleared, to become tear-choked

Readings

Japanese names:
めぐみ
Chinese:
run4
Korean:
yun

Spanish

  • humedad
  • provecho
  • encanto
  • humedecer
  • sacar provecho

Portuguese

  • molhado
  • molhar-se
  • lucrar
  • receber benefícios
  • favorecer
  • charme
  • embeber

French

  • mouillé
  • être arrosé
  • profit
  • bénéfice
  • favoriser
  • charmer
  • tremper
1379 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1597 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2700 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1256 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1503 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
2277 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1203 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1266 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1509 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1250 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
918 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
518 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
676 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1641 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
18255 Morohashi
742 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3334 New Nelson (John Haig)
1627 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1755 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1777 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
372 2001 Kanji
3a12.20 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-12 SKIP code
3712.0 Four corner code
29-65 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6f64 Unicode hex code