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

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 讃岐うどん 【サヌキウドン】 Sanuki udon, thick udon from Kagawa prefecture
  • 狸饂飩 【タヌキウドン】 noodles with bits of deep-fried tempura batter
  • 橘飩 【キットン】 mashed sweet potatoes (incl. sweetened chestnuts or beans)
  • 餛飩 【コントン】 steamed manjū, steamed mochi

Readings

Chinese:
tun2
Korean:
don

Spanish

Portuguese

French

5156 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
44047 Morohashi
6677 New Nelson (John Haig)
8b4.2 The Kanji Dictionary
1-9-4 SKIP code
8571.7 Four corner code
81-11 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
98e9 Unicode hex code