Jisho

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12 strokes
Radical:
earth
Parts:
dam, prevent, stop up
Kun:
せきせ.く
On:
エン
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
1913 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 堰塞 【エンソク】 damming (e.g. a pond)
  • 堰堤 【エンテイ】 dam, weir

Kun reading compounds

  • 堰 【せき】 dam, weir, barrier, sluice
  • 堰板 【せきいた】 sheeting, sheathing board, cover
  • 堰 【せき】 dam, weir, barrier, sluice
  • 塞く 【せく】 to dam (up) (stream)

Readings

Chinese:
yan4
Korean:
eon

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1111 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
676 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
510 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
5274 Morohashi
1055 New Nelson (John Haig)
2191 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2305 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3b9.12 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-9 SKIP code
4111.4 Four corner code
1-17-65 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5830 Unicode hex code