Jisho

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13 strokes
Radical:
grain
Parts:
Variants:
immature, young
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1560 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 稚魚 【チギョ】 fry, juvenile fish, fingerling
  • 稚拙 【チセツ】 unskillful, childish, immature, naive, artless, clumsy, crude
  • 丁稚 【デッチ】 apprentice, shop boy

Kun reading compounds

  • 幼い 【おさない】 very young, little, childish, immature
  • 幼い 【おさない】 very young, little, childish, immature

Readings

Japanese names:
まさ、 わか、 わく、 わっか
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
zhi4
Korean:
chi

Spanish

  • inmaduro
  • joven
  • niñez

Portuguese

  • jovem
  • imaturo

French

  • immature
  • jeunesse
1576 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1368 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3292 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1513 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1587 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1914 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1230 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1294 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1100 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1440 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1543 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
814 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1114 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
905 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
25120 Morohashi
1206 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
4154 New Nelson (John Haig)
896 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
962 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1655 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2275 2001 Kanji
5d8.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-5-8 SKIP code
2091.4 Four corner code
1-35-53 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7a1a Unicode hex code

7 strokes
Radical:
legs
Parts:
Variants:
newborn babe, child, young of animals
Kun:
-こ-っこ
On:
ゲイ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 4
JLPT level N2
679 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 児 【ジ】 child, boy, I, me
  • 児童 【ジドウ】 children, juvenile
  • 新生児 【シンセイジ】 newborn baby
  • 遺児 【イジ】 orphan, child left by the deceased, abandoned child

Kun reading compounds

  • 子 【こ】 child, kid, teenager, youngster, young (non-adult) person, (one's) child, offspring, young woman, young (animal), offshoot, interest, new share, player who is not a dealer (in cards, mahjong, etc.), young geisha, young prostitute, bird egg, -er (often of young women)
  • 克鯨 【こくくじら】 gray whale (Eschrichtius robustus)
  • 江戸っ子 【えどっこ】 true Tokyoite, Edoite, person born and raised in Edo
  • 駄々っ子 【だだっこ】 unmanageable child, spoiled child (spoilt), spoiled brat

Readings

Japanese names:
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
er2
Korean:
a

Spanish

  • recién nacido
  • chiquillo
  • cría

Portuguese

  • recém-nascido
  • criança
  • filhote

French

  • nouveau-né
  • enfant
  • petit d'animal
801 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
526 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
697 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
556 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
572 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
782 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
338 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
497 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1217 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1280 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1375 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
148 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3153 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1617 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2203 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
58 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
1364 Morohashi
2546 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
355 New Nelson (John Haig)
58 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
62 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
482 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1257 2001 Kanji
4c3.3 The Kanji Dictionary
2-5-2 SKIP code
1-2-5 SKIP code
1-1-6 SKIP code
2621.0 Four corner code
1-27-89 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5150 Unicode hex code

10 strokes
Radical:
small bird
Parts:
falcon
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
JLPT level N1
2224 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 鷹隼 【ヨウシュン】 hawk and falcon

Kun reading compounds

  • 隼 【はやぶさ】 falcon (esp. the peregrine falcon, Falco peregrinus)
  • ハヤブサ科 【ハヤブサか】 Falconidae (family of birds of prey)
  • 稚児隼 【ちごはやぶさ】 northern hobby (Falco subbuteo)
  • 白隼 【しろはやぶさ】 gyrfalcon (Falco rusticolus)

Readings

Japanese names:
はや
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
zhun3, sun3
Korean:
jun

Spanish

  • halcón

Portuguese

French

1230 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2259 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
3427 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1766 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2404 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
41943 Morohashi
2756 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6493 New Nelson (John Haig)
2879 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2891 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
8c2.2 The Kanji Dictionary
2-8-2 SKIP code
2040.1 Four corner code
1-40-27 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
96bc Unicode hex code