Jisho

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3 strokes
Radical:
oneself 己 (巳, 已, 㔾)
Parts:
sign of the snake or serpent, 9-11AM, sixth sign of Chinese zodiac
Kun:
On:
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
JLPT level N1
2142 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 丁巳 【ヒノトミ】 54th of the sexagenary cycle
  • 上巳 【ジョウシ】 March 3rd of the lunar calendar (one of the five annual festivals), dolls festival, peach festival

Kun reading compounds

  • 巳 【み】 sixth sign of the Chinese zodiac (The Serpent, 9am-11am, south-southeast, April)
  • 巳年 【みどし】 year of the snake
  • 上巳 【じょうし】 March 3rd of the lunar calendar (one of the five annual festivals), dolls festival, peach festival
  • 辰巳 【たつみ】 southeast

Readings

Chinese:
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Korean:
sa

Spanish

  • signo de la serpiente
  • sexto signo del zodíaco
  • serpiente

Portuguese

French

  • signe de la 6ème branche terrestre
  • signe du Serpent (zodiaque)
  • 9 à 11 heures du matin
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30 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2060 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
4197 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2124 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2873 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
2063 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
8744 Morohashi
3388 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1538 New Nelson (John Haig)
2042 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2200 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
0a3.16 The Kanji Dictionary
4-3-1 SKIP code
3-1-2 SKIP code
7771.7 Four corner code
44-6 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5df3 Unicode hex code