15 strokes
heart 心 (忄, ⺗)
aroused, resent, be indignant, anger
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1863 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers


Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 憤慨 【フンガイ】 indignation, resentment
  • 憤激 【フンゲキ】 fury
  • 公憤 【コウフン】 public indignation, anger (as a citizen)
  • 痛憤 【ツウフン】 strong indignation

Kun reading compounds

  • 憤る 【いきどおる】 to be angry, to resent, to be enraged, to be indignant


Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):


  • resentimiento
  • rabia
  • cólera
  • ira
  • encolerizarse
  • montar en cólera


  • estimulado
  • resentido
  • estar indignado
  • raiva


  • excité
  • rancune
  • indignation
  • colère
1772 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1796 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1773 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1254 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1320 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1661 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1775 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1634 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
830 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
897 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
512 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
662 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1207 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
11239 Morohashi
730 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1990 New Nelson (John Haig)
1199 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1283 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1765 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1161 2001 Kanji
4k12.6 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-12 SKIP code
1-1-14 SKIP code
9408.6 Four corner code
1-42-16 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
61a4 Unicode hex code