Jisho

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7 strokes
Radical:
cow 牛 (牜)
Parts:
male
Kun:
おすお-おん-
On:
ボウ
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
2155 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 牡蠣 【カキ】 oyster, oyster shell
  • 牡丹 【ボタン】 tree peony (Paeonia suffruticosa), moutan, wild boar (meat)
  • 牝牡 【ヒンボ】 male and female (animals)

Kun reading compounds

  • 雄 【おす】 male (animal, plant)
  • 牡馬 【ぼば】 male horse

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
mu3
Korean:
mo

Spanish

  • macho
  • masculino

Portuguese

French

2855 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
407 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1040 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
743 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
19933 Morohashi
839 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3536 New Nelson (John Haig)
2552 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2609 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
2472 2001 Kanji
4g3.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-3 SKIP code
2451.0 Four corner code
1-18-20 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7261 Unicode hex code

鹿

11 strokes
Radical:
deer 鹿
Parts:
广 鹿
deer
Kun:
しか
On:
ロク
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 4
JLPT level N1
957 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 鹿 【シカ】 deer (esp. the sika deer, Cervus nippon), cervid
  • 鹿砦 【ロクサイ】 abatis
  • 神鹿 【シンロク】 deer raised upon the grounds of a shrine (who serve as messengers of the gods)
  • 馴鹿 【トナカイ】 reindeer (Rangifer tarandus)

Kun reading compounds

  • 鹿 【しか】 deer (esp. the sika deer, Cervus nippon), cervid
  • 鹿猪 【しかいのしし】 babirusa (Babyrousa babyrussa)
  • 牡鹿 【おじか】 buck (male deer)
  • 赤鹿 【あかしか】 red deer (Cervus elaphus)
  • 鹿 【しか】 deer (esp. the sika deer, Cervus nippon), cervid
  • 鹿 【かのしし】 deer meat, deer
  • 牡鹿 【おじか】 buck (male deer)
  • 赤鹿 【あかしか】 red deer (Cervus elaphus)

Readings

Japanese names:
しし
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
lu4
Korean:
rog

Spanish

  • venado
  • ciervo

Portuguese

French

  • cerf
1141 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
5375 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1999 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1823 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2279 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
2038 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
3879 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1996 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2695 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
2018 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
47586 Morohashi
3126 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
7017 New Nelson (John Haig)
1999 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2154 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
556 2001 Kanji
3q8.5 The Kanji Dictionary
3-3-8 SKIP code
0021.2 Four corner code
0021.1 Four corner code
1-28-15 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
9e7f Unicode hex code