Jisho

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16 strokes
Radical:
tree
Parts:
mandarin orange
Kun:
たちばな
On:
キツ
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
JLPT level N1
2053 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 臭橘 【シュウキツ】 trifoliate orange (Poncirus trifoliata), hardy orange
  • 柑橘 【カンキツ】 citrus, citrus fruit

Kun reading compounds

  • 橘 【たちばな】 tachibana (Citrus tachibana)
  • 橘神道 【たちばなしんとう】 Tachibana Shinto (Edo-period sect of Suika Shinto popularized by Mitsuyoshi Tachibana)
  • 右近の橘 【うこんのたちばな】 tachibana tree west of the southern stairs of the Hall for State Ceremonies (in Heian Palace)
  • 御前橘 【ごぜんたちばな】 Canadian dwarf cornel (Cornus canadensis), bunchberry dogwood, crackerberry

Readings

Japanese names:
きっ
Chinese:
ju2
Korean:
gyul

Spanish

  • mandarina
  • cítricos

Portuguese

French

2368 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1922 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
2484 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2127 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1366 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
737 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
990 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
15551 Morohashi
1077 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2868 New Nelson (John Haig)
2494 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2557 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1849 2001 Kanji
4a12.11 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-12 SKIP code
4792.7 Four corner code
21-44 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6a58 Unicode hex code

4 strokes
Radical:
moon, month
Parts:
month, moon
Kun:
つき
On:
ゲツガツ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1
JLPT level N5
23 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 月 【ゲツ】 Monday
  • 月額 【ゲツガク】 monthly amount (sum)
  • 隔月 【カクゲツ】 every second month, every other month
  • 望月 【モチヅキ】 full moon, 15th day of the lunar calendar, full moon of the eighth lunar month
  • 月中 【ゲツチュウ】 (for the) whole month
  • 月輪 【ゲツリン】 (full) moon, moon when it's round
  • 旧正月 【キュウショウガツ】 lunar New Year (esp. the Chinese New Year)
  • お正月 【オショウガツ】 New Year (esp. first three days), first month of the year, January

Kun reading compounds

  • 月 【つき】 moon, month
  • 月末 【げつまつ】 end of the month
  • 卯月 【うづき】 fourth month of the lunar calendar
  • 祥月 【しょうつき】 month of a person's death

Readings

Japanese names:
おと、 がっ、 す、 ずき、 もり
Chinese:
yue4
Korean:
weol

Spanish

  • mes
  • luna

Portuguese

  • mês
  • lua

French

  • lune
  • mois
12 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
14 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
16 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
26 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2169 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
13 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
59 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
80 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1.A Japanese for Busy People
17 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
17 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
17 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1002 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3674 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1876 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2556 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
13 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
14330 Morohashi
2956 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2530 New Nelson (John Haig)
13 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
13 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
66 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
28 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3946 2001 Kanji
4b0.1 The Kanji Dictionary
3-2-2 SKIP code
4-4-1 SKIP code
7722.0 Four corner code
23-78 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6708 Unicode hex code