Jisho

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6 strokes
Radical:
woman, female
Parts:
fond, pleasing, like something
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 4
JLPT level N3
423 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 好 【コウ】 good
  • 好意 【コウイ】 kindness, favor, favour, friendliness, goodwill, affection, liking (for someone), love
  • 友好 【ユウコウ】 friendship
  • 同好 【ドウコウ】 similar tastes

Kun reading compounds

  • 好む 【このむ】 to like, to prefer
  • 好むと好まざるとにかかわらず 【このむとこのまざるとにかかわらず】 whether one likes it or not
  • 好く 【すく】 to like, to love, to be fond of
  • 良い 【よい】 good, excellent, fine, nice, pleasant, agreeable, sufficient, enough, ready, prepared, profitable (deal, business offer, etc.), beneficial, OK, all right, fine, no problem
  • いい男 【いいおとこ】 handsome man, looker, good guy, great guy, influential person (esp. in the yakuza), sumo wrestler
  • いい加減 【いいかげん】 irresponsible, perfunctory, careless, lukewarm, half-baked, halfhearted, vague, reasonable, moderate, considerably, quite, rather, pretty
  • いい男 【いいおとこ】 handsome man, looker, good guy, great guy, influential person (esp. in the yakuza), sumo wrestler

Readings

Japanese names:
こ、 たか、 とし、 よし
Chinese:
hao3, hao4
Korean:
ho

Spanish

  • agradable
  • gustar algo
  • gustar
  • preferir

Portuguese

  • apaixonado
  • agradável
  • gostar

French

  • aimer bien
  • apprécié
  • agréable
503 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
859 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
308 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1191 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
882 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
152 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
413 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.11 Japanese for Busy People
104 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
104 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
244 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
432 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
240 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
155 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
184 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
100 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
6053 Morohashi
208 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1180 New Nelson (John Haig)
99 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
103 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
262 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
465 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1747 2001 Kanji
3e2.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-3 SKIP code
1-3-2 SKIP code
4744.7 Four corner code
25-5 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
597d Unicode hex code

13 strokes
Radical:
woman, female
Parts:
dislike, detest, hate
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1207 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 嫌気 【イヤキ】 dislike, disgust, disinclination, tired of
  • 嫌悪 【ケンオ】 disgust, hate, repugnance, loathing
  • 酒機嫌 【サカキゲン】 one's mood when drinking alcohol
  • 屠蘇機嫌 【トソキゲン】 feeling a little drunk with the New Year's sake

Kun reading compounds

  • 嫌う 【きらう】 to hate, to dislike, to loathe
  • 嫌い 【きらい】 disliked, hated, disagreeable, tendency, smack (of), touch (of), distinction, discrimination
  • 嫌いがある 【きらいがある】 to have a tendency to, to be liable to, to have a touch of, to have a smack of
  • 嫌 【いや】 disagreeable, detestable, unpleasant, reluctant
  • 嫌がらせ 【いやがらせ】 harassment, pestering

Readings

Chinese:
xian2
Korean:
hyeom

Spanish

  • antipatía
  • aversión
  • obediencia
  • detestar
  • odiar
  • aborrecer

Portuguese

  • desgostar
  • detestar
  • odiar

French

  • aversion
  • détester
  • haïr
1218 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1931 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1250 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1901 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1200 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1688 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1803 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1325 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
452 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
781 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
459 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
583 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1612 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
6618X Morohashi
636 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1257 New Nelson (John Haig)
1598 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1724 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1618 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1764 2001 Kanji
3e10.7 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-10 SKIP code
4843.7 Four corner code
23-89 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5acc Unicode hex code