Jisho

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椿

13 strokes
Radical:
tree
Parts:
camellia
Kun:
つばき
On:
チンチュン
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
JLPT level N1
1829 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 珍事 【チンジ】 strange occurrence, unusual occurrence, unexpected occurrence, grave and unexpected occurrence
  • 椿寿 【チンジュ】 longevity, long life

Kun reading compounds

  • 椿 【つばき】 common camellia, Camellia japonica, tea produced in the mountains
  • 椿油 【つばきあぶら】 camellia oil
  • 寒椿 【かんつばき】 camellia-like plant native to China
  • 雪椿 【ゆきつばき】 snow camellia (Camellia japonica subsp. rusticana)

Readings

Japanese names:
つば
Chinese:
chun1
Korean:
chun

Spanish

  • camelia
  • acontecimiento inesperado
  • imprevisto

Portuguese

French

  • camélia
2319 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1895 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2118 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1278 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
693 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
925 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1583 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
15090 Morohashi
2782 New Nelson (John Haig)
1569 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1691 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1878 2001 Kanji
4a9.16 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-9 SKIP code
4596.3 Four corner code
36-56 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
693f Unicode hex code

5 strokes
Radical:
tree
Parts:
Variants:
book, present, main, origin, true, real, counter for long cylindrical things
Kun:
もと
On:
ホン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1
JLPT level N5
10 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 本 【ホン】 book, volume, script, this, present, main, head, real, regular, counter for long cylindrical things, counter for films, TV shows, etc., counter for goals, home runs, etc., counter for telephone calls
  • 本位 【ホンイ】 standard, basis, principle
  • 社会資本 【シャカイシホン】 social capital, SOC
  • 配本 【ハイホン】 distribution of books

Kun reading compounds

  • 元 【もと】 origin, source, base, basis, foundation, root, cause, ingredient, material, (somebody's) side, (somebody's) location, original cost (or capital, principal, etc.), (plant) root, (tree) trunk, first section of a waka, counter for blades of grass, tree trunks, etc., and for falcons (in falconry), handle (chopsticks, brush, etc.), grip
  • 本木 【もとき】 original stock
  • 大本 【おおもと】 root, origin, source, cause, basis, foundation
  • 旗本 【はたもと】 shogunal vassal, direct retainer of a shogun

Readings

Japanese names:
まと、 ごう
Chinese:
ben3
Korean:
bon

Spanish

  • libro
  • origen
  • base
  • contador de cosas alargadas

Portuguese

  • livro
  • presente
  • real
  • verdadeiro
  • principal
  • sufixo p/ contagem De coisas longas

French

  • livre
  • présent
  • essentiel
  • origine
  • principal
  • réalité
  • vérité
  • compteur d'objets allongés
45 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
76 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
70 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
15 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
96 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
20 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
61 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
212 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.1 Japanese for Busy People
25 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
25 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
37 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1046 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
4314 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2183 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2937 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
215 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
14421 Morohashi
3502 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2536 New Nelson (John Haig)
211 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
224 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
6 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
47 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1855 2001 Kanji
0a5.25 The Kanji Dictionary
4-5-3 SKIP code
5023.0 Four corner code
43-60 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
672c Unicode hex code