Jisho

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12 strokes
Radical:
rap 攴 (攵)
Parts:
awe, respect, honor, revere
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 6
JLPT level N2
1078 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 敬 【ケイ】 reverence, respect
  • 敬意 【ケイイ】 respect, honour, honor
  • 尊敬 【ソンケイ】 respect, esteem, reverence, honour, honor
  • 畏敬 【イケイ】 reverence, awe, respect
  • ご愛嬌 【ゴアイキョウ】 entertainment, amusement, fun
  • 男は度胸女は愛敬 【オトコハドキョウオンナハアイキョウ】 men should be brave, women should be affable

Kun reading compounds

  • 敬う 【うやまう】 to show respect for, to revere, to honour, to honor, to worship, to hold in esteem

Readings

Japanese names:
け、 たか、 たかし、 たけ、 とし、 のり、 ひろ、 ゆき、 よし
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
jing4
Korean:
gyeong

Spanish

  • respeto
  • honor
  • mostrar respeto
  • respetar

Portuguese

  • temor
  • respeito
  • honra
  • reverencia

French

  • respect
  • déférence
  • honorer
  • révérer
766 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
856 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
846 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1247 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2055 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
857 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
591 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1691 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
705 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
718 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
478 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
943 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2136 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1117 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1517 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
340 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
13285P Morohashi
1701 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2351 New Nelson (John Haig)
334 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
356 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
943 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1966 2001 Kanji
4i8.4 The Kanji Dictionary
1-8-4 SKIP code
4864.0 Four corner code
1-23-41 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
656c Unicode hex code

9 strokes
Radical:
field
Parts:
fear, majestic, graciously, be apprehensive
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
2389 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 畏怖 【イフ】 awe, fear, dread, fright
  • 畏敬 【イケイ】 reverence, awe, respect
  • 敬畏 【ケイイ】 awe, reverence, fear (e.g. of authority)
  • 後生可畏 【コウセイカイ】 the young should be regarded with respect

Kun reading compounds

  • 恐れる 【おそれる】 to fear, to be afraid of
  • 畏まる 【かしこまる】 to obey respectfully, to humble oneself, to sit straight (upright, respectfully, attentively)
  • 畏 【かしこ】 yours sincerely, respectfully yours
  • 賢い 【かしこい】 wise, clever, smart, well-behaved (esp. children and pets), obedient, good

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
wei4
Korean:
oe

Spanish

Portuguese

French

2999 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1960 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
3170 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2218 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
21778 Morohashi
2562 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3742 New Nelson (John Haig)
2569 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2069 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3665 2001 Kanji
5f4.5 The Kanji Dictionary
2-5-4 SKIP code
6073.2 Four corner code
1-16-58 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
754f Unicode hex code