Jisho

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13 strokes
Radical:
power, force
Parts:
Variants:
persuade, recommend, advise, encourage, offer
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1068 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 勧奨 【カンショウ】 encouragement, stimulation
  • 勧告 【カンコク】 advice, counsel, remonstrance, recommendation

Kun reading compounds

  • 勧める 【すすめる】 to recommend (someone to do), to advise, to encourage, to urge, to recommend (a book, someone for a position, etc.), to suggest, to offer (a drink, cigarette, seat, etc.)

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
quan4
Korean:
gweon

Spanish

  • persuasión
  • recomendación
  • consejo
  • persuadir
  • recomendar
  • aconsejar

Portuguese

  • persuadir
  • recomendar
  • aconselhar
  • emcorajar
  • oferecer

French

  • persuader
  • recommander
  • conseiller
  • encourager
  • offre
752 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
828 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1140 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
736 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
638 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1105 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1970 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1051 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1094 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1615 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
226 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2334 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1202 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1645 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
872 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
2433 Morohashi
1857 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
559 New Nelson (John Haig)
864 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
928 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1610 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2345 2001 Kanji
2g11.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-11-2 SKIP code
8422.7 Four corner code
1-20-11 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
52e7 Unicode hex code

15 strokes
Radical:
speech 言 (訁)
Parts:
solicit, invite, ask
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
524 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 請求 【セイキュウ】 claim, demand, charge, application, request, billing (for a service)
  • 請願 【セイガン】 petition
  • 申請 【シンセイ】 application, request, petition
  • 招請 【ショウセイ】 invitation
  • 普請 【フシン】 building, construction, group effort by Buddhist practitioners, group activities by a community (e.g. cleaning, etc.)
  • 安普請 【ヤスブシン】 cheap structure (e.g. of houses)
  • 請 【ショウ】 request, invitation, privilege in criminal law given to nobles of the fifth rank or above (ritsuryō system)
  • 招待 【ショウタイ】 invitation
  • 招請 【ショウセイ】 invitation
  • 拝請 【ハイショウ】 humbly inviting

Kun reading compounds

  • 請う 【こう】 to beg, to ask, to request, to invite
  • 乞うご期待 【こうごきたい】 don't miss it, stay tuned, coming soon, look forward to it
  • 受ける 【うける】 to receive, to get, to catch (e.g. a ball), to be struck by (wind, waves, sunlight, etc.), to sustain (damage), to incur (a loss), to suffer (an injury), to feel (influence), to undergo (e.g. surgery), to take (a test), to accept (a challenge), to be given (e.g. life, talent), to find funny, to find humorous, to be amused (by), to follow, to succeed, to be descended from, to face (south, etc.), to be modified by, to obtain (a pawned item, etc.) by paying a fee, to be well-received, to become popular, to go down well

Readings

Japanese names:
うけ
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
qing3
Korean:
cheong

Spanish

  • solicitar
  • pedir
  • rogar
  • tomar el control
  • recibir

Portuguese

  • solicitar
  • convidar
  • perguntar

French

  • solliciter
  • inviter
  • demander
1479 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
657 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4390 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1190 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1759 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
2323 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
661 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
672 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
878 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1695 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1983 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1060 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1426 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1550 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
35640P Morohashi
1576 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
5645 New Nelson (John Haig)
1536 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1656 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1799 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3046 2001 Kanji
7a8.8 The Kanji Dictionary
1-7-8 SKIP code
0562.7 Four corner code
1-32-33 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8acb Unicode hex code