Jisho

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15 strokes
Radical:
lack, yawn
Parts:
Variants:
delight, joy
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1065 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 歓 【カン】 joy, enjoyment, delight, pleasure
  • 歓喜 【カンキ】 delight, great joy
  • 哀歓 【アイカン】 joys and sorrows, happiness and sadness
  • 交歓 【コウカン】 exchange of courtesies (cordialities), fraternization, fraternisation

Kun reading compounds

  • 喜ぶ 【よろこぶ】 to be delighted, to be glad, to be pleased, to congratulate, to gratefully accept

Readings

Japanese names:
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
huan1
Korean:
hwan

Spanish

  • alegría
  • felicidad
  • deleite
  • diversión

Portuguese

  • deleite
  • prazer

French

  • joie
  • plaisir
  • ravissement
753 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
639 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1030 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2425 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
652 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1450 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
2352 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1052 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1095 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1132 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1126 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2342 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1206 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1650 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
577 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
16197 Morohashi
1867 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2948 New Nelson (John Haig)
570 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
612 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1776 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2362 2001 Kanji
4j11.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-11-4 SKIP code
8728.2 Four corner code
1-20-31 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6b53 Unicode hex code

7 strokes (also 6)
Radical:
walk 辵 (辶, ⻌, ⻍)
Parts:
welcome, meet, greet
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N3
625 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 迎賓館 【ゲイヒンカン】 reception hall (esp. for visiting state dignitaries), guest house, State Guest House (esp. Akasaka palace, also guest house in Kyoto)
  • 迎撃 【ゲイゲキ】 intercept, interception, counter-attack
  • 奉迎 【ホウゲイ】 welcome
  • 盛んな歓迎 【サカンナカンゲイ】 cordial reception

Kun reading compounds

  • 迎える 【むかえる】 to go out to meet, to receive, to welcome, to greet, to salute, to hail, to reach, to approach, to enter (a phase, era, etc.), to accept (e.g. as a member of a group or family), to call for, to summon, to invite, to approach (a certain time, a point in one's life, etc.)

Readings

Japanese names:
むかえ
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
ying2
Korean:
yeong

Spanish

  • bienvenida
  • recibir
  • ir a recibir

Portuguese

  • receber bem
  • reunião
  • saudar

French

  • accueil
  • rencontrer
  • saluer
1207 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
726 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4669 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1062 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
949 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
746 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1055 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1098 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1133 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
680 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3796 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1939 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2632 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1717 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
38748P Morohashi
3059 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6019 New Nelson (John Haig)
1702 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1837 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1145 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2644 2001 Kanji
2q4.4 The Kanji Dictionary
3-3-4 SKIP code
3730.2 Four corner code
1-23-62 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8fce Unicode hex code

10 strokes
Radical:
roof
Parts:
banquet, feast, party
Kun:
うたげ
On:
エン
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1675 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 宴 【ウタゲ】 party, banquet, feast
  • 宴会 【エンカイ】 party, banquet, reception, feast, dinner
  • 饗宴 【キョウエン】 feast, banquet
  • 開宴 【カイエン】 opening of a banquet, opening of a wedding reception

Kun reading compounds

  • 宴 【うたげ】 party, banquet, feast
  • 花見の宴 【はなみのうたげ】 cherry blossom viewing party

Readings

Japanese names:
うた、 やす
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
yan4
Korean:
yeon

Spanish

  • banquete
  • fiesta

Portuguese

  • banquete
  • festa

French

  • banquet
  • fête
  • réception (party)
  • repos
1025 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1304 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1304 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1301 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1211 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1437 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
640 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
650 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
849 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
479 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2825 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1456 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1961 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
194 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
7166 Morohashi
2271 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1332 New Nelson (John Haig)
191 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
203 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1324 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
769 2001 Kanji
3m7.3 The Kanji Dictionary
2-3-7 SKIP code
3040.4 Four corner code
1-17-67 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5bb4 Unicode hex code