Jisho

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9 strokes
Radical:
woman, female
Parts:
Variants:

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 甥姪 【オイメイ】 nephews and nieces
  • 令姪 【レイテツ】 your niece

Kun reading compounds

  • 姪 【めい】 niece
  • 姪御 【めいご】 (another person's) niece
  • 甥姪 【おいめい】 nephews and nieces
  • 又姪 【まためい】 grandniece

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
zhi2
Korean:
jil, jeol

Spanish

  • sobrina

Portuguese

French

1212 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
422 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
316 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
6226 Morohashi
1209 New Nelson (John Haig)
2201 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2314 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3e6.6 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-6 SKIP code
4141.4 Four corner code
1-44-37 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
59ea Unicode hex code

10 strokes
Radical:
child, seed
Parts:
grandchild, descendants
Kun:
まご
On:
ソン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 4
JLPT level N2
1388 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 孫 【ソン】 descendant (usu. of a certain generation), lineage, pedigree, grandchild
  • 孫子 【ソンシ】 Sun Tzu (Chinese military strategist; 544?-496 BCE), The Art of War (military text by Sun Tzu; c. 5th century BCE), Sun Bin Bing Fa (military text by Sun Bin)
  • 愛孫 【アイソン】 one's beloved grandchild
  • 外孫 【ガイソン】 grandchild from a daughter married into another family

Kun reading compounds

  • 孫 【まご】 grandchild
  • 孫子 【まごこ】 children and grandchildren, posterity, descendants
  • 初孫 【ういまご】 first grandchild
  • 内孫 【ないそん】 child of one's heir

Readings

Japanese names:
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
sun1
Korean:
son

Spanish

  • nieto
  • descendientes

Portuguese

  • neto
  • descendentes

French

  • petits-enfants
  • descendants
458 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
565 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
538 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1356 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1273 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
644 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
457 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1540 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
910 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
932 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
448 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
463 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
492 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
305 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
370 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1405 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
6987 Morohashi
410 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1296 New Nelson (John Haig)
1393 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1494 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
551 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3541 2001 Kanji
2c7.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-7 SKIP code
1-2-7 SKIP code
1249.3 Four corner code
1-34-25 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5b6b Unicode hex code