Jisho

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14 strokes
Radical:
earth
Parts:
boundary, border, region
Kun:
さかい
On:
キョウケイ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 5
JLPT level N2
346 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 境 【サカイ】 border, boundary, turning point, watershed, area, region, spot, space, environment, psychological state, mental state, cognitive object, something perceptible by the sense organs or mind
  • 境界 【キョウカイ】 boundary
  • 越境 【エッキョウ】 border transgression
  • 推奨環境 【スイショウカンキョウ】 system requirements (i.e. recommended hardware and software to run a package)
  • 境内 【ケイダイ】 grounds (esp. of shrines and temples), compound, churchyard, precincts

Kun reading compounds

  • 境 【さかい】 border, boundary, turning point, watershed, area, region, spot, space, environment, psychological state, mental state, cognitive object, something perceptible by the sense organs or mind
  • 境目 【さかいめ】 borderline, boundary
  • 生死の境 【せいしのさかい】 between life and death

Readings

Japanese names:
さか、 じき
Chinese:
jing4
Korean:
gyeong

Spanish

  • límite
  • frontera
  • región
  • circunstancia
  • borde

Portuguese

  • limite
  • borda
  • região

French

  • frontière
  • région
  • environnement
761 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
680 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
651 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
792 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1135 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
751 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
440 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
2076 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
864 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
883 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1036 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
387 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
835 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
482 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
618 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
495 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
5409 Morohashi
676 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1085 New Nelson (John Haig)
484 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
523 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
787 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1457 2001 Kanji
3b11.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-11 SKIP code
4011.6 Four corner code
22-13 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5883 Unicode hex code

11 strokes
Radical:
water 水 (氵, 氺)
Parts:
Variants:
horizon, shore, limit, bound
Kun:
はて
On:
ガイ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1525 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 際涯 【サイガイ】 limits, boundary, end
  • 水涯 【スイガイ】 waters edge

Kun reading compounds

  • 涯 【はて】 horizon

Readings

Chinese:
ya2
Korean:
ae, eui

Spanish

  • horizonte
  • orilla
  • límite
  • extremo

Portuguese

  • horizonte
  • costa

French

  • horizon
  • rivage
1069 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1533 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2584 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1824 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1477 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1461 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1555 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1497 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1204 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
623 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
376 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
469 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
159 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
17582 Morohashi
512 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3181 New Nelson (John Haig)
157 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
169 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1452 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
372 2001 Kanji
3a8.33 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-8 SKIP code
3111.4 Four corner code
19-22 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6daf Unicode hex code