Jisho

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13 strokes
Radical:
house on cliff 广
Parts:
广
Variants:
bargain, reason, charge, suspicion, point, account, purity, honest, low price, cheap, rested, contented, peaceful
On:
レン
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
2066 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 廉 【レン】 cheap, inexpensive, pure, honest, upright
  • 廉価版 【レンカバン】 cheap edition, low-priced edition, popular edition
  • 清廉 【セイレン】 honesty, integrity, purity and unselfishness
  • 低廉 【テイレン】 cheap, inexpensive

Readings

Japanese names:
きよ
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
lian2
Korean:
ryeom

Spanish

  • noble
  • puro
  • honrado
  • sincero
  • barato

Portuguese

  • pechincha
  • razão
  • carga
  • suspeita
  • ponto
  • conta
  • pureza
  • preço baixo
  • honesto
  • barato
  • descansado
  • pacífica
  • satisfeita

French

  • bonne affaire
  • raison
  • charge
  • suspicion
  • pas cher
  • point
  • compte
  • pureté
  • honnête
  • reposé
  • satisfait
  • paisible
1932 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1752 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1530 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1514 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1262 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
2042 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1689 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1804 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1729 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
597 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3911 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2016 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2720 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1615 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
9436X Morohashi
3153 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1634 New Nelson (John Haig)
1601 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1727 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1621 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
564 2001 Kanji
3q10.1 The Kanji Dictionary
3-3-10 SKIP code
0023.7 Four corner code
1-46-87 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5ec9 Unicode hex code

11 strokes
Radical:
earth
Parts:
fundamentals, radical (chem), counter for machines, foundation
Kun:
もともとい
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 5
JLPT level N1
241 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 基 【キ】 group, (free) radical, counter for installed or mounted objects (e.g. stone lanterns, gravestones, satellites)
  • 基本 【キホン】 basics, fundamentals, basis, foundation
  • 塩基 【エンキ】 base
  • 開基 【カイキ】 founding (of a temple or sect), founder, laying the foundation (for something), base (topology), basis

Kun reading compounds

  • 元 【もと】 origin, source, base, basis, foundation, root, cause, ingredient, material, base, mix, stock, (someone's) side, (someone's) location, original cost (or capital, principal, etc.), (plant) root, (tree) trunk, first section of a waka, counter for blades of grass, tree trunks, etc., and for falcons (in falconry), handle (chopsticks, brush, etc.), grip
  • 基 【もとい】 basis, foundation, cause
  • 失敗は成功のもと 【しっぱいはせいこうのもと】 failure teaches success, failure is a stepping-stone to success
  • 生兵法は大怪我のもと 【なまびょうほうはおおけがのもと】 a little learning is a dangerous thing
  • 基 【もとい】 basis, foundation, cause

Readings

Japanese names:
きい、 とも
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
ji1
Korean:
gi

Spanish

  • fundamento
  • origen
  • base

Portuguese

  • fundamentais
  • radicais (Quim.)
  • comtador para máquinas
  • fundação

French

  • fondements
  • radical (chimie)
  • compteur de machines
  • fondations
755 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
670 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
641 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
382 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1098 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
688 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
435 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1493 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
450 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
457 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
691 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
354 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3312 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1716 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2330 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1783 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
5197 Morohashi
2673 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1040 New Nelson (John Haig)
1767 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1904 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
251 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
726 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1972 2001 Kanji
3b8.12 The Kanji Dictionary
2-6-5 SKIP code
2-8-3 SKIP code
4410.4 Four corner code
1-20-80 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
57fa Unicode hex code

16 strokes
Radical:
power, force
Parts:
Variants:

Speed

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On reading compounds

  • 武勲 【ブクン】 feats of arms, military exploits, distinguished military service

Readings

Japanese names:
いさ
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
xun1
Korean:
hun

Spanish

Portuguese

French

2553 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2406 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1685 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
2465 Morohashi
1911 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
561 New Nelson (John Haig)
4d11.3 The Kanji Dictionary
1-14-2 SKIP code
2432.7 Four corner code
1-50-14 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
52f3 Unicode hex code