Jisho

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5 strokes
Radical:
field
Parts:
armor, high (voice), A grade, first class, former, instep, carapace
Kun:
きのえ
On:
コウカン
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1073 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 甲 【コウ】 carapace, shell, 1st in rank, grade A, instep, back of hand, the A party (e.g. in a contract), the first party, plaintiff (label in legal documents)
  • 甲子 【キノエネ】 first of the sexagenary cycle
  • 装甲 【ソウコウ】 armoring, armouring, armor, armour
  • 亀甲 【キッコウ】 tortoise shell
  • 甲 【カン】 treble range (in Japanese music), high note
  • 甲板 【カンパン】 deck (of a ship)

Kun reading compounds

  • 甲 【きのえ】 first sign of the Chinese calendar
  • 甲子 【きのえね】 first of the sexagenary cycle

Readings

Japanese names:
かぶと、 き、 まさ、 まさる
Chinese:
jia3
Korean:
gab

Spanish

  • caparazón
  • armadura
  • voz alta
  • primero

Portuguese

  • armadura
  • alto (voz)
  • Um grau
  • umterior
  • peito do pé
  • carapaça

French

  • armure
  • carapace
  • haute (voix)
  • premier ordre
  • première classe
  • ancien
  • cou-de-pied
  • signe du 1er tronc céleste
1243 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1071 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
92 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1082 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1540 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
184 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
982 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1016 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1816 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1331 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
4293 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2169 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2923 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1122 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
21725 Morohashi
3481 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3725 New Nelson (John Haig)
1113 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1194 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1053 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3655 2001 Kanji
0a5.34 The Kanji Dictionary
4-5-1 SKIP code
6050.0 Four corner code
25-35 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7532 Unicode hex code

7 strokes
Radical:
morning
Parts:
sign of the dragon, 7-9AM, fifth sign of Chinese zodiac, shin dragon radical (no. 161)
Kun:
たつ
On:
シンジン
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
JLPT level N1
1600 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 辰砂 【シンシャ】 cinnabar, cinnabarite, cinnabar lacquer, cinnabar lacquerware
  • 星辰 【セイシン】 celestial bodies, stars
  • 日月星辰 【ジツゲツセイシン】 the Sun, the Moon and the stars, the heavenly bodies

Kun reading compounds

  • 辰 【たつ】 fifth sign of the Chinese zodiac (The Dragon, 7am-9am, east-southeast, March)
  • 辰年 【たつどし】 year of the dragon
  • 庚辰 【かのえたつ】 seventeenth of the sexagenary cycle
  • 甲辰 【きのえたつ】 41st of the sexagenary cycle

Readings

Japanese names:
とき、 のぶ、 のぶる
Chinese:
chen2
Korean:
jin, sin

Spanish

  • signo del dragón
  • quinto signo del zodíaco

Portuguese

French

  • signe de la 5ème branche terrestre
  • signe du Dragon (zodiaque)
  • 7 à 9 heures du matin
  • radical shinnotatsu dragon (no. 161)
1562 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4653 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1954 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
738 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2246 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
3713 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1901 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2582 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
2027 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
38682 Morohashi
2992 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6006 New Nelson (John Haig)
2008 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2164 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
2p5.1 The Kanji Dictionary
3-2-5 SKIP code
7123.2 Four corner code
35-4 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8fb0 Unicode hex code