Jisho

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7 strokes
Radical:
roof
Parts:
dwell, Sung dynasty
On:
ソウ
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
2058 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 宋 【ソウ】 Song dynasty (of China; 960-1279), Sung dynasty, Liu Song dynasty (of China; 420-479), Liu Sung dynasty, Song (ancient Chinese state; 11th century-286 BCE), Sung
  • 宋音 【ソウオン】 sō-on, Song reading, on reading of a kanji based on Song dynasty and later Chinese (esp. in words related to Zen Buddhism)
  • 北宋 【ホクソウ】 Northern Song dynasty (of China; 960-1127)
  • 入宋 【ニッソウ】 journeying to Song China during the Heian and Kamakura periods

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
song4
Korean:
song

Spanish

  • dinastía china Sung

Portuguese

French

1285 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
468 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2730 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1886 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
7078 Morohashi
1313 New Nelson (John Haig)
2215 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2326 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3m4.1 The Kanji Dictionary
2-3-4 SKIP code
3090.4 Four corner code
1-33-55 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5b8b Unicode hex code

7 strokes
Radical:
heart 心 (忄, ⺗)
Parts:
intention, plan, resolve, aspire, motive, hopes, shilling
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 5
JLPT level N1
823 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 志望 【シボウ】 wish, desire, ambition
  • 志向 【シコウ】 intention, aim, preference (for), orientation (towards a goal)
  • 遺志 【イシ】 wishes of a deceased person, dying wish
  • 立志 【リッシ】 fixing one's aim in life, deciding one's life goal

Kun reading compounds

  • 志す 【こころざす】 to plan, to intend, to aspire to, to set aims (sights on)
  • 志 【こころざし】 will, resolution, intention, ambition, aim, goal, kindness, goodwill, kind offer, gift (as a token of gratitude)
  • 志は松の葉に包め 【こころざしはまつのはにつつめ】 for gifts, it's the thought that counts
  • お志 【おこころざし】 kindness, courtesy
  • 青雲の志 【せいうんのこころざし】 high (lofty) ambition

Readings

Japanese names:
じん、 べ、 べし、 ゆき
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
zhi4
Korean:
ji

Spanish

  • intención
  • deseo
  • aspiración
  • ambición
  • aspirar
  • desear
  • voluntad

Portuguese

  • intenção
  • plano
  • resolver
  • aspirar
  • motivo
  • esperanças
  • shilling (din.)

French

  • dessein
  • intention
  • plan
  • motif
  • aspirer à
  • résolution
  • espoirs
  • shilling
623 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
718 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
692 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
622 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1064 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
757 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
527 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
464 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
573 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
582 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
756 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
770 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2725 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1394 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1881 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
607 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
10331 Morohashi
2199 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1785 New Nelson (John Haig)
600 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
645 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
668 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1458 2001 Kanji
3p4.1 The Kanji Dictionary
2-3-4 SKIP code
4033.1 Four corner code
1-27-54 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5fd7 Unicode hex code

12 strokes
Radical:
sun, day
Parts:
nightfall, night
On:
バン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 6
JLPT level N3
1424 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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  • 晩 【バン】 evening, night, dinner, evening meal, counter for nights
  • 晩御飯 【バンゴハン】 dinner, evening meal
  • 朝晩 【アサバン】 morning and evening, all the time, always, every day, day and night
  • 歳晩 【サイバン】 year's end

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
wan3
Korean:
man

Spanish

  • tarde
  • noche
  • anochecer

Portuguese

  • Cair da noite
  • anoitecer
  • noite

French

  • soir
  • crépuscule
971 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
961 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1175 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2145 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
901 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
601 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1595 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.5 Japanese for Busy People
736 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
749 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
94 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
991 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1232 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
668 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
891 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1993 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
14030PX Morohashi
979 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2491 New Nelson (John Haig)
1974 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2128 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
954 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3857 2001 Kanji
4c8.3 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-8 SKIP code
6701.6 Four corner code
1-40-53 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6669 Unicode hex code