Jisho

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11 strokes
Radical:
dog 犬 (犭)
Parts:
fierce, rave, rush, become furious, wildness, strength
On:
モウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1301 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 猛 【モウ】 greatly energetic, ferocious, extreme, severe
  • 猛威 【モウイ】 fury, power, menace
  • 勇猛 【ユウモウ】 daring, brave, bold, valiant, intrepid, dauntless
  • 豪猛 【ゴウモウ】 strongly ferocious

Readings

Japanese names:
たけ、 たけし、 たける
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
meng3
Korean:
maeng

Spanish

  • fuerte
  • valiente
  • salvaje
  • violento

Portuguese

  • feroz
  • enfurecer
  • acelerar
  • tornar-se furioso
  • selvageria
  • vigor

French

  • féroce
  • fulminer
  • se ruer
  • devenir furieux
  • sauvagerie
  • force
1854 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1378 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2895 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1420 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1525 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1305 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1579 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1685 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1516 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1305 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
653 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
393 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
490 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1468 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
20498 Morohashi
537 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3588 New Nelson (John Haig)
1456 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1566 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1462 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2974 2001 Kanji
3g7.4 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-8 SKIP code
1-3-7 SKIP code
4721.7 Four corner code
1-44-52 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
731b Unicode hex code

8 strokes
Radical:
tiger stripes
Parts:
Variants:
tiger, drunkard
Kun:
とら
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1653 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 虎列剌 【コレラ】 cholera
  • 虎疫 【コエキ】 cholera
  • 猛虎 【モウコ】 fierce tiger, ferocious tiger, Hanshin Tigers (baseball team)
  • 竜虎 【リュウコ】 dragon and tiger, two mighty rivals

Kun reading compounds

  • 虎 【とら】 tiger (Panthera tigris), drunkard, drunk, sot
  • 虎葦毛 【とらあしげ】 dapple gray (horse coat color), dapple grey
  • 大虎 【おおとら】 big tiger, drinker, staggering drunkard
  • 小虎 【ことら】 small tiger, light drinker, occasional drinker

Readings

Japanese names:
たけ
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
hu3
Korean:
ho

Spanish

  • tigre

Portuguese

French

  • tigre
  • ivrogne
1558 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4105 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1932 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
754 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2234 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1677 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
3981 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2048 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2766 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
2009 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
32675 Morohashi
3212 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
5265 New Nelson (John Haig)
1990 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2145 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1257 2001 Kanji
2m6.3 The Kanji Dictionary
3-4-4 SKIP code
3-6-2 SKIP code
2121.7 Four corner code
2121.1 Four corner code
1-24-55 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
864e Unicode hex code