Jisho

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3 strokes
Radical:
earth
Parts:
soil, earth, ground, Turkey
Kun:
つち
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1
JLPT level N5
307 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 土 【ド】 Saturday, earth (third of the five elements), Turkey
  • 土地 【トチ】 plot of land, lot, soil, locality, region, place
  • 浄土 【ジョウド】 Pure Land (esp. the Western Pure Land paradise of Amitabha), Pure Land Buddhism
  • 郷土 【キョウド】 native place, birth-place, one's old home, province, region, locality
  • 土 【ド】 Saturday, earth (third of the five elements), Turkey
  • 時計 【トケイ】 watch, clock, timepiece
  • 下土 【カド】 lower world, this world, the earth
  • 率土 【ソット】 face of the earth

Kun reading compounds

  • 土 【つち】 earth, soil, dirt, clay, mud, the earth (historically, esp. as opposed to the heavens), the ground, the land, low-quality torinoko-gami (containing mud), (period of) refraining from construction in the direction of the god of the earth (in Onmyōdō)
  • 土方 【どかた】 construction worker, laborer (labourer), navvy
  • 盛り土 【もりど】 embankment (for road, railway, etc.), raising the ground level, fill
  • 赤土 【あかつち】 red clay, tuff loam, dark-red paint

Readings

Japanese names:
つ、 つく、 は、 ひじ
Chinese:
tu3
Korean:
to, du

Spanish

  • suelo
  • tierra
  • Turquía

Portuguese

  • solo
  • terra
  • chão
  • Turquia

French

  • sol
  • terre
  • terrain
  • Turquie
17 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
19 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
60 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
316 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1050 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
19 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
37 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
42 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1.A Japanese for Busy People
24 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
24 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
22 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
347 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
4211 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2127 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2875 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
152 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
4867 Morohashi
3403 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
966 New Nelson (John Haig)
150 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
161 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
360 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
22 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1472 2001 Kanji
3b0.1 The Kanji Dictionary
4-3-2 SKIP code
4010.0 Four corner code
37-58 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
571f Unicode hex code

10 strokes
Radical:
man, human 人 (亻)
Parts:
bag, bale, sack, counter for bags
Kun:
たわら
On:
ヒョウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 5
JLPT level N1
1481 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 俵 【タワラ】 straw bag, bale, sack, counter for sacks, counter for bales, counter for bags
  • 俵数 【ヒョウスウ】 number of straw bags
  • 土俵 【ドヒョウ】 (wrestling) ring, forum (e.g. for discussion), sandbag, gabion
  • 初土俵 【ハツドヒョウ】 first tournament for a wrestler

Kun reading compounds

  • 俵 【たわら】 straw bag, bale, sack, counter for sacks, counter for bales, counter for bags
  • 俵編 【たわらあみ】 making bags out of this year's straw (during autumn)

Readings

Chinese:
biao3
Korean:
pyo

Spanish

  • fardo
  • saco
  • contador de fardos
  • saco de paja

Portuguese

  • bolsa
  • fardo
  • sacola
  • sufixo para contagem de para bolsas

French

  • sac de paille
  • sac
  • botte de paille
  • compteur de sacs
702 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
796 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
775 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1527 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
467 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
879 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1053 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1280 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1890 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
2063 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1426 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
112 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
129 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
85 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
97 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1561 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
730 Morohashi
115 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
243 New Nelson (John Haig)
1547 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1667 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
720 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2165 2001 Kanji
2a8.21 The Kanji Dictionary
1-2-8 SKIP code
2523.2 Four corner code
41-22 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
4ff5 Unicode hex code

14 strokes
Radical:
mound, dam (阝 left) 阜 (阝)
Parts:
occasion, side, edge, verge, dangerous, adventurous, indecent, time, when
Kun:
きわ-ぎわ
On:
サイ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 5
JLPT level N3
183 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 際 【サイ】 on the occasion of, circumstances, juncture
  • 際会 【サイカイ】 meeting, facing, confronting
  • 学際 【ガクサイ】 interdisciplinary
  • 援助交際 【エンジョコウサイ】 paid dating (esp. with an underage girl; oft. involving selling of sex), compensated dating

Kun reading compounds

  • 際 【きわ】 edge, brink, verge, side, time, moment of
  • 際立つ 【きわだつ】 to be prominent, to be conspicuous
  • 今際の際 【いまわのきわ】 verge of death, dying moments

Readings

Japanese names:
Chinese:
ji4
Korean:
je

Spanish

  • límite
  • frontera
  • asociación
  • unión
  • ocasión

Portuguese

  • ocasião
  • lado
  • margem
  • limite
  • indecente
  • ousado
  • perigoso
  • vez
  • quando

French

  • occasion
  • côté
  • accotement
  • bord
  • dangereux
  • aventureux
  • indécent
  • temps
  • quand
612 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
710 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
683 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
300 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
5018 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
424 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
992 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
2073 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
618 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
628 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
474 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
750 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
874 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
503 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
646 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1305 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
41820 Morohashi
714 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6478 New Nelson (John Haig)
1296 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1392 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
189 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
789 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3641 2001 Kanji
2d11.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-11 SKIP code
1-2-11 SKIP code
7729.1 Four corner code
26-61 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
969b Unicode hex code