Jisho

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5 strokes
Radical:
jade (king) 玉 (王)
Parts:
jewel, ball
Kun:
たまたま--だま
On:
ギョク
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1
JLPT level N2
737 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 玉 【ギョク】 precious stone (esp. jade), egg (sometimes esp. as a sushi topping), stock or security being traded, product being bought or sold, position (in finance, the amount of a security either owned or owed by an investor or dealer), geisha, time charge for a geisha, king (of the junior player)
  • 玉音 【ギョクオン】 the Emperor's voice, beautiful voice, beautiful sound
  • 珠玉 【シュギョク】 gem, jewel, beautiful, accomplished, charming
  • 翠玉 【スイギョク】 emerald, jade

Kun reading compounds

  • 玉 【たま】 ball, sphere, globe, orb, bead (of sweat, dew, etc.), drop, droplet, ball (in sports), pile (of noodles, etc.), bullet, bulb (i.e. a light bulb), lens (of glasses, etc.), bead (of an abacus), ball (i.e. a testicle), gem, jewel (esp. spherical; sometimes used figuratively), pearl, female entertainer (e.g. a geisha), person (when commenting on their nature), character, item, funds or person used as part of a plot, egg, coin, precious, beautiful, excellent
  • 卵 【たまご】 eggs, egg, spawn, roe, hen egg, (an expert) in the making, beginning, origin, infancy
  • 埼玉 【さいたま】 Saitama (city)
  • 勾玉 【まがたま】 comma-shaped jewels

Readings

Japanese names:
おう、 だん
Chinese:
yu4
Korean:
og

Spanish

  • joya
  • esfera
  • bola
  • pelota

Portuguese

  • jóia
  • bola
  • gota

French

  • bijoux
  • balle
  • boule
64 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
48 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
102 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
610 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2923 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
103 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
732 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
204 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
295 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
295 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
575 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1313 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
4289 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2166 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2919 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
262 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
20821 Morohashi
3477 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3620 New Nelson (John Haig)
256 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
272 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
40 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3172 2001 Kanji
4f0.2 The Kanji Dictionary
4-5-1 SKIP code
1010.3 Four corner code
22-44 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7389 Unicode hex code

輿

17 strokes
Radical:
eight
Parts:
palanquin, bier, public opinion, the earth
Kun:
かごこし
On:
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names

Speed

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On reading compounds

  • 世論 【ヨロン】 public opinion, popular voice, public sentiment, consensus
  • 輿地 【ヨチ】 earth, world
  • 御輿 【ミコシ】 portable shrine (carried in festivals), palanquin, buttocks, lower back, waist, hips
  • 鸞輿 【ランヨ】 imperial conveyance

Kun reading compounds

  • 輿 【かご】 palanquin, litter, bier
  • 輿 【かご】 palanquin, litter, bier
  • 輿入れ 【こしいれ】 wedding, bridal procession, marriage into a family
  • お神輿 【おみこし】 portable shrine (carried in festivals), buttocks, lower back, waist, hips
  • 御輿 【みこし】 portable shrine (carried in festivals), palanquin, buttocks, lower back, waist, hips

Readings

Chinese:
yu2
Korean:
yeo

Spanish

Portuguese

French

616 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
2703 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
3626 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2529 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
38468 Morohashi
5983 New Nelson (John Haig)
2860 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2874 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
2o15.1 The Kanji Dictionary
2-15-2 SKIP code
7780.1 Four corner code
45-33 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8f3f Unicode hex code