Jisho

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9 strokes
Radical:
field
Parts:
fear, majestic, graciously, be apprehensive
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
2389 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 畏怖 【イフ】 awe, fear, fright
  • 畏敬 【イケイ】 reverence, awe, respect
  • 敬畏 【ケイイ】 awe, reverence, fear (e.g. of authority)
  • 後生可畏 【コウセイカイ】 The young should be regarded with respect

Kun reading compounds

  • 恐れる 【おそれる】 to fear, to be afraid of
  • 畏まる 【かしこまる】 to obey respectfully, to humble oneself, to sit straight (upright, respectfully, attentively)
  • 畏 【かしこ】 yours sincerely (used to sign off on letters), respectfully yours
  • 賢い 【かしこい】 wise, clever, smart

Readings

Chinese:
wei4
Korean:
oe

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2999 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1960 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
3170 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2218 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
21778 Morohashi
2562 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3742 New Nelson (John Haig)
2569 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2069 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3665 2001 Kanji
5f4.5 The Kanji Dictionary
2-5-4 SKIP code
6073.2 Four corner code
16-58 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
754f Unicode hex code