Jisho

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3 strokes
Radical:
mountain
Parts:
mountain
Kun:
やま
On:
サンセン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1
JLPT level N5
131 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 山 【サン】 Mt., Mount, Mt., Mount
  • 山陰 【ヤマカゲ】 place in the shade of a mountain, shelter of the mountains, mountain recess
  • 治山 【チサン】 forest conservation, afforestation
  • 開山 【カイサン】 founding a temple (on a hill-top)
  • 山道 【ヤマミチ】 mountain road, mountain trail
  • 大山 【タイザン】 great mountain
  • 須弥山 【シュミセン】 Mt Sumeru (in Buddhism - said to be the highest mountain rising in the center of the world) (centre)

Kun reading compounds

  • 山 【やま】 mountain, hill, mine (e.g. coal mine), heap, pile, crown (of a hat), thread (of a screw), tread (of a tire), protruding part of an object, climax, peak, critical point, guess, speculation, criminal case, crime, mountain climbing, mountaineering, festival float (esp. one mounted with a decorative halberd), wall, wall tile, temple, temple grounds, wild
  • 山陰 【やまかげ】 place in the shade of a mountain, shelter of the mountains, mountain recess
  • 奥山 【おくやま】 remote mountain, mountain recesses
  • 青山 【せいざん】 lush mountain, green mountain, grave, burial place

Readings

Japanese names:
さ、 やの、 やん
Chinese:
shan1
Korean:
san

Spanish

  • montaña

Portuguese

  • montanha

French

  • montagne
38 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
58 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
24 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
60 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1407 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
21 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
48 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
89 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.11 Japanese for Busy People
34 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
34 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
100 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
535 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3658 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1867 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2544 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
775 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
7869 Morohashi
2940 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1439 New Nelson (John Haig)
768 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
830 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
148 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
17 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1276 2001 Kanji
3o0.1 The Kanji Dictionary
3-2-1 SKIP code
4-3-2 SKIP code
2277.0 Four corner code
27-19 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5c71 Unicode hex code

10 strokes
Radical:
tree
Parts:
peach
Kun:
もも
On:
トウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1784 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 桃花 【トウカ】 peach blossom
  • 桃源 【トウゲン】 Shangri-La, paradise on earth
  • 寿星桃 【ジュセイトウ】 Prunus persica var. densa (Chinese variety of peach)
  • 黄桃 【オウトウ】 yellow peach

Kun reading compounds

  • 桃 【もも】 peach (Prunus persica)
  • 桃色 【ももいろ】 pink (colour, color), colour of peach (flowers)
  • 椿桃 【つばいもも】 nectarine
  • 苔桃 【こけもも】 lingonberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea), cowberry

Readings

Japanese names:
み、 もの
Chinese:
tao2
Korean:
do

Spanish

  • melocotonero
  • melocotón

Portuguese

  • pêssegueiro

French

  • pêche (fruit)
1646 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1642 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2255 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1428 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1432 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1104 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1567 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1670 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
971 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1095 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1174 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
636 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
848 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
241 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
14757 Morohashi
936 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2663 New Nelson (John Haig)
236 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
251 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1353 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1857 2001 Kanji
4a6.10 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-6 SKIP code
4291.3 Four corner code
37-77 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6843 Unicode hex code