Jisho

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5 strokes
Radical:
mouth, opening
Parts:
Variants:
grant, answer
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
JLPT level N1
2312 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

Kun reading compounds

  • 叶える 【かなえる】 to grant (request, wish), to answer (prayer), to fulfill (conditions), to meet (requirements)
  • 叶う 【かなう】 to come true (of a wish, prayer, etc.), to be realized, to be fulfilled, to suit (e.g. a purpose), to meet (wishes, ideals, etc.), to conform to (standards, rules, etc.), to be consistent with, to match (implies competition), to rival, to bear (e.g. the heat)
  • 叶うことなら 【かなうことなら】 if possible, if it is in my power, if it was realistic

Readings

Japanese names:
かの、 かのう
Chinese:
ye4, xie2
Korean:
hyeob

Spanish

  • concesión
  • reconocimiento
  • respuesta

Portuguese

French

871 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
132 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2033 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
209 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
134 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
161 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
3255 Morohashi
689 New Nelson (John Haig)
2173 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2291 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3d2.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-2 SKIP code
6400.0 Four corner code
1-19-80 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
53f6 Unicode hex code