Jisho

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18 strokes
Radical:
right hand
Parts:
Variants:
plexus, clump of bushes, thicket
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
2436 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 叢 【ソウ】 plexus, rete
  • 叢書 【ソウショ】 series (of publications), library (of literature)
  • 神経叢 【シンケイソウ】 nerve plexus
  • 頚神経叢 【ケイシンケイソウ】 cervical plexus

Kun reading compounds

  • 草むら 【くさむら】 the grass, grassy place (esp. with long dense grass)
  • 群がる 【むらがる】 to swarm, to gather
  • 群 【むら】 gathering
  • 群がる 【むらがる】 to swarm, to gather
  • 竹叢 【たかむら】 bamboo grove
  • 杉叢 【すぎむら】 thicket of cedar trees

Readings

Chinese:
cong2
Korean:
chong

Spanish

Portuguese

French

144 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
2778 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
3243 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2277 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
3220 Morohashi
2621 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
684 New Nelson (John Haig)
2895 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2904 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
6e12.3 The Kanji Dictionary
2-5-13 SKIP code
2-11-7 SKIP code
3214.7 Four corner code
33-49 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
53e2 Unicode hex code

8 strokes
Radical:
tree
Parts:
grove, forest
Kun:
はやし
On:
リン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1
JLPT level N2
656 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 林道 【リンドウ】 path through forest, woodland path, logging road
  • 林業 【リンギョウ】 forestry
  • 雑木林 【ゾウキバヤシ】 grove of mixed trees, copse
  • 農林 【ノウリン】 agriculture and forestry

Kun reading compounds

  • 林 【はやし】 woods, forest, copse, thicket, bunch, line (of something), collection

Readings

Japanese names:
Chinese:
lin2
Korean:
rim

Spanish

  • arboleda
  • soto

Portuguese

  • bosque
  • floresta

French

  • bois (petite forêt)
  • bois
150 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
64 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
75 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
420 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2210 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
57 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
197 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
633 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
127 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
127 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
459 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1081 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1071 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
577 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
765 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
200 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
14551 Morohashi
861 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2590 New Nelson (John Haig)
196 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
208 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
75 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1864 2001 Kanji
4a4.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-4 SKIP code
4499.0 Four corner code
46-51 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6797 Unicode hex code