Jisho

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6 strokes
Radical:
stop
Parts:
this, current, next, coming, last, past
Kun:
これこのここ
On:
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
2078 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 此岸 【シガン】 this world, this life

Kun reading compounds

  • 此れ 【これ】 this, this one, this person, now, this point (in time), here, used to stress the subject of a sentence, I, me
  • 此れから 【これから】 from now on, after this, in the future, in future, from here, from this point
  • 此の 【この】 this, last (couple of years, etc.), these, past, this, you (as in "you liar")
  • この間 【このあいだ】 the other day, lately, recently, during this period, meanwhile, in the meantime
  • 此処 【ここ】 here, this place, this point, here, now, these past ... (e.g. three years), these last ..., the next ... (e.g. few days), these next ...
  • ここ一番 【ここいちばん】 the crucial moment, the moment of truth, do-or-die situation, crucial juncture, crucial stage

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
ci3
Korean:
cha

Spanish

  • este
  • esto [nk]

Portuguese

French

  • ici
  • celui-ci
  • courant
  • prochain
  • à venir
  • dernier
  • passé
2430 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
254 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1017 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
728 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
452 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
16259 Morohashi
823 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2956 New Nelson (John Haig)
2043 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2201 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
2m4.2 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-2 SKIP code
1-3-2 SKIP code
2111.0 Four corner code
1-26-01 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6b64 Unicode hex code

8 strokes
Radical:
mountain
Parts:
beach
Kun:
きし
On:
ガン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N2
556 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 岸壁 【ガンペキ】 quay, wharf, jetty, wall-like shoreline, cliff wall
  • 岸頭 【ガントウ】 shore, wharf
  • 護岸 【ゴガン】 river dike
  • 対岸 【タイガン】 opposite shore

Kun reading compounds

  • 岸 【きし】 bank, coast, shore
  • 岸辺 【きしべ】 shore, bank (of a body of water)
  • 片岸 【かたぎし】 one bank (of a river)
  • 彼の岸 【かのきし】 nirvana

Readings

Japanese names:
けし
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
an4
Korean:
an

Spanish

  • playa
  • costa
  • orilla

Portuguese

  • Praia

French

  • côte
  • rive
  • plage
177 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
267 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
248 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
847 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1413 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
687 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
488 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
941 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
586 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
595 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
456 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
539 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2777 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1424 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1920 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1668 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
8009 Morohashi
2236 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1459 New Nelson (John Haig)
1653 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1782 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
294 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1255 2001 Kanji
3o5.11 The Kanji Dictionary
2-3-5 SKIP code
2224.1 Four corner code
1-20-63 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5cb8 Unicode hex code