Jisho

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8 strokes
Radical:
water 水 (氵, 氺)
Parts:
swim
Kun:
およ.ぐ
On:
エイ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N3
1223 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 泳者 【エイシャ】 a swimmer
  • 泳動 【エイドウ】 migration, movement, phoresis
  • 遠泳 【エンエイ】 long-distance swimming
  • 着衣泳 【チャクイエイ】 swimming fully-clothed

Kun reading compounds

  • 泳ぐ 【およぐ】 to swim, to struggle through (a crowd), to make one's way through the world, to get along (in life), to totter, to lose one's balance

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
yong3
Korean:
yeong

Spanish

  • nadar

Portuguese

  • nadar

French

  • nager
352 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
252 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
232 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1198 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2520 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
562 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
680 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1208 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1271 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
193 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1168 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
385 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
242 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
289 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
138 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
17328 Morohashi
327 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3090 New Nelson (John Haig)
136 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
144 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
293 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
342 2001 Kanji
3a5.14 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-5 SKIP code
3313.2 Four corner code
1-17-43 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6cf3 Unicode hex code

8 strokes
Radical:
old 老 (耂)
Parts:
someone, person
Kun:
もの
On:
シャ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N4
38 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 者 【シャ】 person, -er, expert, geisha, prostitute
  • 芸者 【ゲイシャ】 geisha, professional female entertainer, usu. at traditional banquets
  • 加害者 【カガイシャ】 perpetrator, wrong-doer, aggressor, assailant, offender

Kun reading compounds

  • 者 【もの】 person
  • 者ども 【ものども】 you, people
  • 弱き者 【よわきもの】 weak person, the weak
  • 若い者 【わかいもの】 young man, young woman, young people, youth, youngsters, young employee, young manservant, young follower

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
zhe3
Korean:
ja

Spanish

  • persona

Portuguese

  • alguém
  • pessoa

French

  • personne
  • quelqu'un
235 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
314 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
298 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
22 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3685 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
56 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
240 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
769 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
3.6 Japanese for Busy People
164 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
164 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
148 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1578 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3980 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2047 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2765 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1264 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
28852 Morohashi
3211 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
4698 New Nelson (John Haig)
1256 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1345 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
19 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
302 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1478 2001 Kanji
4c4.13 The Kanji Dictionary
3-4-4 SKIP code
4-8-2 SKIP code
2-4-4 SKIP code
4460.0 Four corner code
1-28-52 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8005 Unicode hex code