Jisho

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8 strokes
Radical:
heart 心 (忄, ⺗)
Parts:
sex, gender, nature
Kun:
さが
On:
セイショウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 5
JLPT level N3
104 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 性 【セイ】 nature (of a person), sex, gender, -ty, -ity, -ness, -cy
  • 性格 【セイカク】 character (of a person), personality, disposition, nature, characteristics, nature (of a thing, event, etc.)
  • 耐性 【タイセイ】 resistance (e.g. to antibiotics), tolerance (e.g. drug tolerance)
  • 社会性 【シャカイセイ】 sociality
  • 性 【ショウ】 nature (of a person or thing), that which does not change according to external influences
  • 性根 【ショウネ】 nature, character, disposition
  • 冷え性 【ヒエショウ】 sensitivity to cold
  • 凝り性 【コリショウ】 fastidiousness, enthusiasm for one thing, meticulousness, monomania, obsession, susceptibility for a stiffening of the shoulders

Kun reading compounds

  • 性 【さが】 one's nature, one's destiny, custom, tradition, habit, convention

Readings

Chinese:
xing4
Korean:
seong

Spanish

  • sexo
  • género
  • naturaleza
  • temperamento

Portuguese

  • sexo
  • gênero
  • natureza

French

  • sexe
  • genre
  • nature
  • propriétés
645 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
745 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
723 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
199 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1666 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
280 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
535 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
564 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.13 Japanese for Busy People
98 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
98 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
421 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
811 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
357 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
222 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
266 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1572 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
10478 Morohashi
299 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1822 New Nelson (John Haig)
1558 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1679 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
119 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
690 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1172 2001 Kanji
4k5.4 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-5 SKIP code
1-1-7 SKIP code
9501.0 Four corner code
32-13 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6027 Unicode hex code

14 strokes
Radical:
pig
Parts:
overpowering, great, powerful, excelling, Australia
Kun:
えら.い
On:
ゴウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1104 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 豪 【ゴウ】 Australia
  • 剛 【ゴウ】 strong, hard, manly
  • 強豪 【キョウゴウ】 veteran, champion
  • 古豪 【コゴウ】 veteran, old-timer, man of experience

Kun reading compounds

  • 偉い 【えらい】 great, excellent, admirable, remarkable, distinguished, important, celebrated, famous, eminent, very troublesome, awful, terrible, tiring, tough, very, extremely

Readings

Japanese names:
こう、 ご、 すぐる、 たけ、 たけし、 ひで、 まさる
Chinese:
hao2
Korean:
ho

Spanish

  • avasallador
  • poderoso
  • vigoroso
  • sobresaliente

Portuguese

  • predominar
  • grande
  • poderoso
  • superação
  • Austrália

French

  • écrasant
  • grand
  • puissant
  • éminent
  • Australie
1271 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
898 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
329 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1377 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1775 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
2177 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1671 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1786 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1277 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1719 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2657 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1355 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1838 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
549 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
36406 Morohashi
2140 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
5749 New Nelson (John Haig)
543 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
582 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1730 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
451 2001 Kanji
2j12.3 The Kanji Dictionary
2-2-12 SKIP code
0023.2 Four corner code
25-75 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8c6a Unicode hex code