Jisho

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8 strokes
Radical:
evening, sunset
Parts:
night, evening
Kun:
よる
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N4
487 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 夜 【ヤ】 counter for nights
  • 夜間 【ヤカン】 night, nighttime
  • 同夜 【ドウヤ】 the same night, that night
  • 通夜 【ツヤ】 all-night vigil over a body, wake

Kun reading compounds

  • 夜 【よる】 evening, night, dinner
  • 夜明け 【よあけ】 dawn, daybreak
  • 毎夜 【まいよ】 every evening, every night
  • 短夜 【みじかよ】 short summer night
  • 夜 【よる】 evening, night, dinner
  • 夜ご飯 【よるごはん】 dinner, evening meal
  • 御寝 【およる】 sleep, rest
  • 水晶の夜 【すいしょうのよる】 Kristallnacht (night of concerted violence against Jews in Germany and Austria from November 9-10, 1938)

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
ye4
Korean:
ya

Spanish

  • noche
  • tarde

Portuguese

  • noite
  • à noite

French

  • nuit
  • soirée
144 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
232 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
212 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
258 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
298 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
336 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
150 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
766 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.17 Japanese for Busy People
471 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
479 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
93 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
406 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2550 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1301 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1770 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1046 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
5763 Morohashi
2056 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1129 New Nelson (John Haig)
1037 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1115 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
318 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
169 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
467 2001 Kanji
2j6.1 The Kanji Dictionary
2-2-6 SKIP code
3-4-4 SKIP code
3-3-5 SKIP code
0024.7 Four corner code
1-44-75 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
591c Unicode hex code

12 strokes
Radical:
mountain
Parts:
storm, tempest
Kun:
あらし
On:
ラン
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1910 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 嵐気 【ランキ】 mountain mist, mountain air
  • 青嵐 【アオアラシ】 wind blowing through fresh verdure, mountain air
  • 翠嵐 【スイラン】 the sense of being engulfed in a green, mountainous atmosphere

Kun reading compounds

  • 嵐 【あらし】 storm, tempest, uproar, hullabaloo, storm (e.g. of protest), winds (e.g. of change)
  • 嵐の大洋 【あらしのたいよう】 Oceanus Procellarum (lunar mare), Ocean of Storms
  • 青嵐 【あおあらし】 wind blowing through fresh verdure, mountain air
  • 太陽嵐 【たいようあらし】 solar storm

Readings

Japanese names:
ぞれ
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
lan2
Korean:
ram

Spanish

  • tormenta
  • tempestad
  • aire fresco de montaña

Portuguese

French

  • tempête
1578 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1431 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1902 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
2000 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2055 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
2065 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
2898 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1491 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2012 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
784 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
8289 Morohashi
2314 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1496 New Nelson (John Haig)
777 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
839 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3o9.4 The Kanji Dictionary
2-3-9 SKIP code
2221.7 Four corner code
1-45-82 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5d50 Unicode hex code