Jisho

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9 strokes
Radical:
sun, day
Parts:
Variants:
just so, this, right, justice
Kun:
これこのここ
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1045 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 是 【ゼ】 righteousness, justice, right
  • 是正 【ゼセイ】 correction, revision, redressing, rectifying
  • 国是 【コクゼ】 national policy
  • 党是 【トウゼ】 party platform, party principles

Kun reading compounds

  • 此れ 【これ】 this (indicating an item near the speaker, the action of the speaker, or the current topic), this person (usu. indicating someone in one's in-group), now, here, I (me), certainly
  • これ迄 【これまで】 so far, up to now, hitherto, that's enough (for today), it ends here

Readings

Japanese names:
すなお、 ただし、 つな、 ゆき、 よし
Chinese:
shi4
Korean:
si

Spanish

  • correcto
  • justo
  • recto
  • esto
  • ni más ni menos

Portuguese

  • somente assim
  • isto
  • certo
  • justiça

French

  • comme il faut
  • ceci
  • juste
  • justice
822 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
910 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1404 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2120 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
786 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1407 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
947 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1591 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1698 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1670 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
972 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3090 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1578 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2157 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
395 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
13859 Morohashi
2436 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2451 New Nelson (John Haig)
388 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
414 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1262 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3870 2001 Kanji
4c5.9 The Kanji Dictionary
2-4-5 SKIP code
6080.1 Four corner code
32-7 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
662f Unicode hex code

5 strokes
Radical:
stop
Parts:
correct, justice, righteous, 10**40
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1
JLPT level N4
143 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 正 【セイ】 (logical) true, regular, 10^40, ten thousand undecillion, original, positive, greater than zero
  • 正解 【セイカイ】 correct, right, correct interpretation (answer, solution)
  • 検事正 【ケンジセイ】 chief public prosecutor
  • 適正 【テキセイ】 reasonable, suitable
  • 正 【ショウ】 greater (of equal court ranks), upper, senior, director (highest of the four administrative positions of the ritsuryo period), chief, exactly, precisely
  • 正月 【ショウガツ】 New Year (esp. first three days), the first month of the year, January
  • 大正 【タイショウ】 Taishō era (1912.7.30-1926.12.25), Taisho era
  • 賀正 【ガショウ】 A Happy New Year!

Kun reading compounds

  • 正しい 【ただしい】 right, correct, proper, righteous, just, honest, truthful, lawful
  • 正しい行い 【ただしいおこない】 conducting oneself properly, right conduct, doing the right thing
  • 正す 【ただす】 to correct, to rectify, to reform, to amend, to redress, to straighten (one's posture, collar, etc.), to adjust
  • 糺す 【ただす】 to ascertain, to confirm, to verify, to make sure of
  • 正 【まさ】 exact, precise
  • 正に 【まさに】 exactly, surely, certainly, just, right then, just then, at that moment, just (about to), on the verge (of doing or happening), duly, naturally
  • 正に 【まさに】 exactly, surely, certainly, just, right then, just then, at that moment, just (about to), on the verge (of doing or happening), duly, naturally

Readings

Japanese names:
おお、 くに、 ま、 まさし、 ただし
Chinese:
zheng4, zheng1
Korean:
jeong

Spanish

  • correcto
  • justo
  • arreglar
  • enderezar

Portuguese

  • corrigir
  • justiça
  • correto
  • direito
  • 10 elevado a 40

French

  • correct
  • positif
  • juste
  • droit
  • 10**40
46 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
79 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
41 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
109 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
27 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
123 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
203 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
205 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.17 Japanese for Busy People
275 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
275 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
407 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1128 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
4296 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2172 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2926 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
385 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
16255 Morohashi
3484 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2955 New Nelson (John Haig)
379 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
405 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
139 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
42 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3173 2001 Kanji
2m3.3 The Kanji Dictionary
4-5-1 SKIP code
1010.1 Four corner code
32-21 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6b63 Unicode hex code