Jisho

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7 strokes
Radical:
kneel
Parts:
egg, ovum, spawn, roe
Kun:
たまご
On:
ラン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 6
JLPT level N2
1342 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 卵 【ラン】 ovum, ovule, egg cell
  • 卵子 【ランシ】 ovum, ovule, egg cell
  • 受精卵 【ジュセイラン】 fertilized eggs, fertilised eggs
  • 介卵 【カイラン】 brooding

Kun reading compounds

  • 卵 【たまご】 eggs, egg, spawn, roe, hen egg, (an expert) in the making, beginning, origin, infancy
  • 卵形 【らんけい】 oval shape, egg shape
  • 乾燥卵 【かんそうらん】 powdered eggs, dehydrated eggs, dried eggs
  • 冷凍卵 【れいとうらん】 frozen egg

Readings

Chinese:
luan3
Korean:
ran

Spanish

  • huevo
  • óvulo
  • embrión

Portuguese

  • ovo
  • óvulo
  • desovar
  • ova de peixe

French

  • oeuf
  • frai
1000 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
990 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1359 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
199 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1527 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
386 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1058 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1103 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1135 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
254 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1054 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
567 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
751 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1433 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
2857 Morohashi
849 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
632 New Nelson (John Haig)
1422 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1526 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
857 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2644 2001 Kanji
2e5.2 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-3 SKIP code
7722.0 Four corner code
7772.0 Four corner code
45-81 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5375 Unicode hex code

4 strokes
Radical:
big, very
Parts:
heavens, sky, imperial
Kun:
あまつあめあま-
On:
テン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1
JLPT level N5
512 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 天 【テン】 sky, heaven, svarga (heaven-like realm visited as a stage of death and rebirth), deva (divine being of Buddhism)
  • 天下 【テンカ】 the whole world, the whole country, society, the public, supremacy over a nation, government of a country, the ruling power, having one's own way, doing as one pleases, peerless, incomparable, superlative, world-famous, shogun (Edo period)
  • 炎天 【エンテン】 blazing heat, scorching sun
  • 楽天 【ラクテン】 optimism

Kun reading compounds

  • 天津 【あまつ】 heavenly, imperial
  • 天津乙女 【あまつおとめ】 celestial maiden
  • 天 【てん】 sky, heaven, svarga (heaven-like realm visited as a stage of death and rebirth), deva (divine being of Buddhism)
  • 天地 【てんち】 heaven and earth, the universe, nature, top and bottom, realm, sphere, world, top and bottom, gods of heaven and earth

Readings

Japanese names:
あき、 あも、 た、 たかし、 て、 なま
Chinese:
tian1
Korean:
cheon

Spanish

  • paraíso
  • cielo
  • imperial

Portuguese

  • paraíso
  • ceú
  • imperiais

French

  • cieux
  • ciel
  • impérial
119 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
67 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
58 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
364 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
16 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
78 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
41 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
93 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.8 Japanese for Busy People
141 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
141 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
462 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
410 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
4250 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2148 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2898 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
435 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
5833 Morohashi
3442 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1138 New Nelson (John Haig)
428 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
457 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
277 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
34 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3163 2001 Kanji
0a4.21 The Kanji Dictionary
4-4-1 SKIP code
1043.0 Four corner code
37-23 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5929 Unicode hex code

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On reading compounds

  • 狗子仏性 【クシブッショウ】 the Mu koan ("does a dog have Buddha nature?")
  • 狗肉 【クニク】 dog meat, dog flesh
  • 走狗 【ソウク】 hound, hunting dog, running dog, dupe, tool of another person, cat's-paw
  • 狡兎良狗 【コウトリョウク】 When the enemy is defeated, the victorious soldiers can be killed off

Kun reading compounds

  • 犬 【いぬ】 dog (Canis (lupus) familiaris), snoop (i.e. a detective, a spy, etc.), loser, asshole, counterfeit, inferior, useless, wasteful
  • 犬鷲 【いぬわし】 golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos)
  • 喪家の狗 【そうかのいぬ】 feeling lost like a stray dog

Readings

Chinese:
gou3
Korean:
gu

Spanish

Portuguese

French

2875 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
566 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
405 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
20345 Morohashi
345 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3565 New Nelson (John Haig)
2341 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2430 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3g5.5 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-5 SKIP code
4722.0 Four corner code
22-73 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
72d7 Unicode hex code

9 strokes
Radical:
grass 艸 (艹)
Parts:

Speed

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On reading compounds

  • 毛茸 【モウジョウ】 hair, trichome
  • 耳茸 【ジジョウ】 ear polyp, aural polyp

Kun reading compounds

  • 茸 【きのこ】 mushroom
  • キノコ狩り 【キノコがり】 mushroom gathering
  • 毒キノコ 【どくキノコ】 toadstool, poisonous mushroom
  • 紅茶キノコ 【こうちゃキノコ】 kombucha, drink of northern Chinese origin made by fermentation of sweetened tea
  • 茸 【きのこ】 mushroom
  • キノコ狩り 【キノコがり】 mushroom gathering
  • 藍茸 【あいたけ】 green-cracking russula (Russula virescens), quilted green russula, green brittlegill
  • 舞茸 【まいたけ】 hen-of-the-woods (species of polypore mushroom, Grifola frondosa)

Readings

Chinese:
rong2, rong3
Korean:
yong

Spanish

  • seta
  • hongo
  • champiñón

Portuguese

French

3935 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
925 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2809 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1949 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
30918X Morohashi
5026 New Nelson (John Haig)
2394 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2475 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3k6.1 The Kanji Dictionary
2-3-6 SKIP code
2-4-6 SKIP code
4440.1 Four corner code
34-91 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8338 Unicode hex code