Jisho

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9 strokes
Radical:
water 水 (氵, 氺)
Parts:
sea, ocean
Kun:
うみ
On:
カイ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N4
200 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 海運 【カイウン】 maritime, marine transportation
  • 海域 【カイイキ】 area of ocean
  • 公海 【コウカイ】 high seas, international waters
  • 内海 【ウチウミ】 inlet, bay, inland sea

Kun reading compounds

  • 海 【うみ】 sea, ocean, waters
  • 海辺 【うみべ】 beach, seashore, seaside, coast
  • 内海 【うちうみ】 inlet, bay, inland sea
  • 血の海 【ちのうみ】 sea of blood, pool of blood

Readings

Japanese names:
あ、 あま、 うな、 うん、 え、 か、 た、 ひろ、 ひろし、 ぶ、 まち、 まま、 み、 め、 わたる
Chinese:
hai3
Korean:
hae

Spanish

  • mar
  • océano
  • playa

Portuguese

  • oceano
  • mar

French

  • mer
  • océan
55 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
94 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
88 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
158 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2553 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
99 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
211 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1071 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
3.14 Japanese for Busy People
117 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
117 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
454 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1184 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
459 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
284 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
344 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
471 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
17450 Morohashi
384 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3133 New Nelson (John Haig)
461 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
500 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
206 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
171 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
347 2001 Kanji
3a6.20 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-6 SKIP code
3815.7 Four corner code
19-4 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6d77 Unicode hex code

9 strokes
Radical:
mountain
Parts:
Variants:
gorge, ravine
Kun:
はざま
On:
キョウコウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1833 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 峡谷 【キョウコク】 gorge, ravine, canyon, glen
  • 峡間 【キョウカン】 between the mountains
  • イギリス海峡 【イギリスカイキョウ】 English Channel
  • 魔の海峡 【マノカイキョウ】 dangerous strait

Readings

Japanese names:
き、 ば
Chinese:
xia2
Korean:
hyeob

Spanish

  • desfiladero
  • barranco
  • garganta

Portuguese

  • Garganta (montanha)
  • ravina

French

  • gorge
  • ravin
  • vallée étroite
1164 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1954 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1417 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1270 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1240 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1078 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1352 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1435 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1294 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
541 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
427 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
264 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
318 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1273 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
8068P Morohashi
357 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1465 New Nelson (John Haig)
1265 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1355 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1247 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1263 2001 Kanji
3o6.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-6 SKIP code
2573.0 Four corner code
22-14 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5ce1 Unicode hex code