Jisho

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13 strokes
Radical:
fire 火 (灬)
Parts:
西
Variants:
smoke
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N3
1290 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 煙突 【エントツ】 chimney, smokestack, funnel (of a ship), stovepipe, carrying a passenger without turning on the taximeter
  • 煙草 【タバコ】 tobacco, cigarette, cigaret, cigar, tobacco plant (Nicotiana tabacum)
  • 噴煙 【フンエン】 (eruption of) smoke
  • 黒煙 【コクエン】 black smoke

Kun reading compounds

  • 煙る 【けむる】 to smoke (e.g. fire), to billow smoke, to smoulder, to smolder, to be hazy, to look dim
  • 煙 【けむり】 smoke, fumes
  • 煙草 【たばこ】 tobacco, cigarette, cigaret, cigar, tobacco plant (Nicotiana tabacum)
  • 黒煙 【こくえん】 black smoke
  • 砂煙 【すなけむり】 cloud of sand (dust, etc.)
  • 煙い 【けむい】 smoky

Readings

Japanese names:
たば
Chinese:
yan1
Korean:
yeon, in

Spanish

  • humo
  • humeante
  • fumarolas
  • humear

Portuguese

  • fumaça

French

  • fumée
1027 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1147 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2784 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
914 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
718 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
919 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
941 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1045 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1269 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1294 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
700 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
936 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1626 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
19203X Morohashi
1021 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3456 New Nelson (John Haig)
1612 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1739 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1645 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1172 2001 Kanji
4d9.3 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-9 SKIP code
1-1-12 SKIP code
9181.4 Four corner code
17-76 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7159 Unicode hex code

17 strokes
Radical:
rain
Parts:
be hazy, grow dim, blurred
Kun:
かすみかす.む
On:
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
JLPT level N1
1603 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 霞 【カスミ】 haze (esp. in spring), mist, dimness (of sight)
  • 霞む 【カスム】 to become misty, to become hazy, to get blurry, to grow dim, to be overshadowed, to be upstaged, to be outshone
  • 紅霞 【コウカ】 crimson mist, crimson-tinted clouds (e.g. at sunset)
  • 朝霞 【アサガスミ】 morning glow, morning mist (haze)

Kun reading compounds

  • 霞 【かすみ】 haze (esp. in spring), mist, dimness (of sight)
  • 霞網 【かすみあみ】 fowling net
  • 雲霞 【うんか】 clouds and haze (fog), disappearing, fleeing
  • 霞む 【かすむ】 to become misty, to become hazy, to get blurry, to grow dim, to be overshadowed, to be upstaged, to be outshone

Readings

Chinese:
xia2
Korean:
ha

Spanish

  • neblina
  • bruma
  • estar brumoso
  • estar nebuloso

Portuguese

French

1530 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
5063 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
2693 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2261 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
3490 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1800 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2450 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
42365 Morohashi
2814 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6541 New Nelson (John Haig)
2779 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2800 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3167 2001 Kanji
8d9.1 The Kanji Dictionary
2-8-9 SKIP code
1074.7 Four corner code
1024.7 Four corner code
18-66 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
971e Unicode hex code