Jisho

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7 strokes
Radical:
water 水 (氵, 氺)
Parts:
vapor, steam
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N1
2020 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 汽車 【キシャ】 train (esp. long distance train), steam train
  • 汽船 【キセン】 steamship, steamboat, steamer

Readings

Chinese:
qi4
Korean:
gi, heul

Spanish

  • vapor

Portuguese

  • vapor

French

  • vapeur
60 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
104 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
94 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1732 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2507 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
490 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1459 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
135 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
135 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1491 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1162 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
309 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
198 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
234 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1904 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
17177 Morohashi
264 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3068 New Nelson (John Haig)
1886 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2031 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
139 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
356 2001 Kanji
3a4.16 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-4 SKIP code
3811.7 Four corner code
21-5 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6c7d Unicode hex code

6 strokes
Radical:
jar
Parts:
Variants:
tin can, container, jar radical (no. 121)
Kun:
かま
On:
カン
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N2
1543 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 缶 【カン】 can, tin, canned food
  • 缶詰 【カンヅメ】 canned food, tinned food, confining someone (e.g. so they can concentrate on work), being stuck in a confined space
  • ドラム缶 【ドラムカン】 drum (e.g. oil, gasoline), metal barrel
  • 開缶 【カイカン】 opening a can

Kun reading compounds

  • 缶 【かま】 boiler

Readings

Japanese names:
ふ、 べ
Chinese:
fou3
Korean:
bu

Spanish

  • lata de hojalata
  • envase
  • hervidor

Portuguese

  • Lata
  • pote
  • recipiente

French

  • boîte de conserve
  • récipient
  • radical jarre (no. 121)
1095 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1666 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1653 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
543 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1649 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1762 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
920 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1564 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2526 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1282 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1750 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1984 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
28108 Morohashi
2033 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
4624 New Nelson (John Haig)
1965 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2116 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1086 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2376 2001 Kanji
2k4.6 The Kanji Dictionary
2-2-4 SKIP code
4-6-2 SKIP code
8077.2 Four corner code
20-44 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7f36 Unicode hex code

9 strokes
Radical:
roof
Parts:
room, apartment, chamber, greenhouse, cellar
Kun:
むろ
On:
シツ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N4
550 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 室 【シツ】 room, wife (of someone of high rank), scabbard, Chinese "Encampment" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)
  • 室長 【シツチョウ】 section chief, laboratory manager, office head, room monitor
  • 同室 【ドウシツ】 same room, sharing a room, occupying the same room
  • 皇室 【コウシツ】 Imperial household

Kun reading compounds

  • 室 【むろ】 greenhouse, icehouse, cellar
  • 室町 【むろまち】 Muromachi (era 1392-1573, or 1333-1573, or 1336-1573)
  • 石室 【せきしつ】 stone hut, rock chamber, tomb, stone burial chamber
  • 氷室 【こおりむろ】 ice house, ice room, cold room

Readings

Chinese:
shi4
Korean:
sil

Spanish

  • habitación
  • cuarto
  • caverna
  • guarida
  • gruta

Portuguese

  • quarto
  • apartamento
  • câmara
  • estufa
  • porão

French

  • pièce
  • appartement
  • chambre
  • serre
  • cave
232 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
152 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
136 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
421 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1300 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
278 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
157 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1183 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
3.5 Japanese for Busy People
166 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
166 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
331 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
477 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2802 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1442 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1943 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
761 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
7136 Morohashi
2254 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1327 New Nelson (John Haig)
754 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
816 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
176 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
772 2001 Kanji
3m6.4 The Kanji Dictionary
2-3-6 SKIP code
3010.4 Four corner code
28-28 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5ba4 Unicode hex code