Jisho

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3 strokes
Radical:
big, very
Parts:
large, big
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1
JLPT level N5
7 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 大 【ダイ】 large, big, great, huge, vast, major, important, serious, severe, great, prominent, eminent, distinguished, -sized, as big as, the size of, university, large (e.g. serving size), large option, long month (i.e. having 31 days)
  • 大学 【ダイガク】 university, college, former imperial university of Japan (established under the ritsuryō system for the training of government administrators), the Great Learning (one of the Four Books)
  • 拡大 【カクダイ】 expansion, extension, magnification, enlargement, escalation, spread
  • 増大 【ゾウダイ】 enlargement, increase
  • 大 【タイ】 nth year in the Taishō era (1912.7.30-1926.12.25)
  • 大使館 【タイシカン】 embassy
  • 負荷増大 【フカゾウタイ】 load increase
  • 御大 【オンタイ】 boss, governor, headman

Kun reading compounds

  • 大きい 【おおきい】 big, large, great, loud, extensive, spacious, important, decisive, valuable, older, grown up

Readings

Japanese names:
うふ、 お、 おう、 た、 たかし、 とも、 はじめ、 ひろ、 ひろし、 まさ、 まさる、 もと、 わ
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
da4, dai4
Korean:
dae, da, tae

Spanish

  • grande
  • muy
  • mucho

Portuguese

  • grande
  • enorme

French

  • grand
22 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
25 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
53 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
7 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1171 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
32 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
40 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
48 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.2 Japanese for Busy People
26 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
26 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
87 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
408 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
4224 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2133 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2882 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
108 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
5831 Morohashi
3416 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1133 New Nelson (John Haig)
107 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
112 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
5 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
14 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1463 2001 Kanji
0a3.18 The Kanji Dictionary
4-3-4 SKIP code
4003.0 Four corner code
1-34-71 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5927 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