Jisho

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6 strokes
Radical:
box
Parts:
Variants:
artisan, workman, carpenter
Kun:
たくみ
On:
ショウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1718 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 匠 【タクミ】 workman, artisan, mechanic, carpenter, craft, skill, means, idea
  • 匠気 【ショウキ】 affectation, desire to be impressive
  • 師匠 【シショウ】 master, teacher, coach who owns his stable
  • 意匠 【イショウ】 design

Kun reading compounds

  • 匠 【たくみ】 workman, artisan, mechanic, carpenter, craft, skill, means, idea
  • 飛騨の匠 【ひだのたくみ】 historical system whereby the Hida region provided 10 carpenters per village the central government in place of taxes

Readings

Chinese:
jiang4
Korean:
jang

Spanish

  • artesano
  • trabajador

Portuguese

  • artesão
  • carpinteiro

French

  • artisan
  • ouvrier
  • charpentier
1388 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1491 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
761 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1532 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1107 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
503 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1359 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1443 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1715 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
236 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3711 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1900 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2581 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1709 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
2605 Morohashi
2990 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
588 New Nelson (John Haig)
1693 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1828 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1063 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3475 2001 Kanji
2t4.2 The Kanji Dictionary
3-2-4 SKIP code
7171.2 Four corner code
30-2 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5320 Unicode hex code