Jisho

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10 strokes
Radical:
tree
Parts:
root, radical, head (pimple)
Kun:
-ね
On:
コン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N2
620 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 根 【コン】 stick-to-itiveness, perseverance, persistence, radical (esp. one that tends to ionize easily), root, indriya (faculty of the body having a specific function, i.e. the sensory organs)
  • 根幹 【コンカン】 foundation, root, basis, core, fundamentals, root and trunk
  • 事実無根 【ジジツムコン】 groundless, entirely contrary to fact
  • 球根 【キュウコン】 (plant) bulb

Kun reading compounds

  • 根 【ね】 root (of a plant), root (of a tooth, hair, etc.), center (of a pimple, etc.), root (of all evil, etc.), source, origin, cause, basis, one's true nature, (fishing) reef
  • 根ざす 【ねざす】 to come from, to have roots in
  • 島根 【しまね】 island country
  • 尾根 【おね】 (mountain) ridge

Readings

Chinese:
gen1
Korean:
geun

Spanish

  • raíz matemática
  • perseverancia
  • raíz

Portuguese

  • raiz
  • radical
  • verruga

French

  • racine
  • radical
  • point noir (acné)
216 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
298 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
282 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
535 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2261 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
425 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
632 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1372 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
314 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
314 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
974 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1092 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1167 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
631 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
841 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1473 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
14745 Morohashi
930 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2670 New Nelson (John Haig)
1461 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1571 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
390 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
355 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1865 2001 Kanji
4a6.5 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-6 SKIP code
4793.2 Four corner code
26-12 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6839 Unicode hex code

8 strokes
Radical:
hand 手 (扌龵)
Parts:
Variants:
foothold, based on, follow, therefore
Kun:
よ.る
On:
キョ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
858 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 拠点 【キョテン】 position, location, base, point, site
  • 拠出 【キョシュツ】 donation, contribution
  • 急遽 【キュウキョ】 hurriedly, in a hurry, in haste, sudden
  • 群雄割拠 【グンユウカッキョ】 rivalry of local warlords, a number of powerful (talented, influential) persons standing by themselves in a given field
  • 有罪証拠 【ユウザイショウコ】 corpus delicti
  • 補強証拠 【ホキョウショウコ】 corroboration, supporting evidence

Kun reading compounds

  • 因る 【よる】 to be due to, to be caused by, to depend on, to turn on, to be based on, to come from, to be based at (a location, an organization), to be headquartered at

Readings

Chinese:
ju4, ju1
Korean:
geo

Spanish

  • autoridad
  • firmeza
  • depender de
  • basarse en

Portuguese

  • apoio para os pés
  • baseado em
  • segue
  • portanto

French

  • point d'appui
  • prise
  • basé sur
  • suivre
  • par conséquent
1155 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
970 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1871 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1725 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1352 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1138 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1190 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1213 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
872 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
369 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
232 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
276 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
676 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
11985 Morohashi
312 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2113 New Nelson (John Haig)
669 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
722 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1367 2001 Kanji
3c5.26 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-5 SKIP code
5704.1 Four corner code
21-82 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
62e0 Unicode hex code