Jisho

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11 strokes
Radical:
silk 糸 (糹)
Parts:
accumulate, involvement, trouble, tie up, continually
On:
ルイ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1662 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 累 【ルイ】 trouble, evil influence, implication, involvement
  • 累計 【ルイケイ】 cumulative total, accumulated total, total up to now
  • 係累 【ケイルイ】 dependents, family members that one has to support, encumbrances, things that tie one down
  • 累々 【ルイルイ】 in heaps

Readings

Chinese:
lei4, lei2, lei3
Korean:
ru

Spanish

  • relación
  • conexión
  • compromiso
  • apilar
  • repetidamente
  • una y otra vez

Portuguese

  • acumular
  • envolvimento
  • problemas
  • conexão
  • continuamente

French

  • amasser
  • implication
  • ennuis
  • liens
  • continuellement
1917 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1811 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3006 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1284 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1627 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
2004 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1060 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1105 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1302 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1508 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3196 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1652 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2242 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1376 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
27343 Morohashi
2585 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
4469 New Nelson (John Haig)
1364 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1464 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1475 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3641 2001 Kanji
5f6.5 The Kanji Dictionary
2-5-6 SKIP code
6090.3 Four corner code
46-63 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7d2f Unicode hex code

5 strokes
Radical:
one
Parts:
Variants:
generation, world, society, public
Kun:
On:
セイソウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N4
135 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 世 【セイ】 counter for generations, epoch
  • 世紀 【セイキ】 century, era
  • 近世 【キンセイ】 recent past, recent times, early modern period (from the Azuchi-Momoyama period to the end of the Edo period)
  • 創世 【ソウセイ】 creation of the world
  • 世 【セイ】 counter for generations, epoch
  • 世紀 【セイキ】 century, era
  • 夜店 【ヨミセ】 night stall, night shop, night fair
  • 救世 【キュウセイ】 salvation

Kun reading compounds

  • 世 【よ】 world, society, public, life, lifetime, age, era, period, epoch, generation, reign, rule, the times, world (of existence)
  • 世の中 【よのなか】 society, the world, the times
  • 千代 【ちよ】 thousand years, very long period, forever
  • 君が代 【きみがよ】 Imperial reign, Kimigayo (Japanese national anthem)

Readings

Japanese names:
とし、 ゆ、 ゆき
Chinese:
shi4
Korean:
se

Spanish

  • generación
  • mundo
  • edad

Portuguese

  • geração
  • mundo
  • sociedade
  • pública

French

  • génération
  • monde
  • société
  • public
263 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
344 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
327 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
152 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
95 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
177 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
105 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
335 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.13 Japanese for Busy People
252 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
252 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
156 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
13 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
4308 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2178 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2932 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
28 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
31 Morohashi
3496 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
20 New Nelson (John Haig)
28 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
28 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
81 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
254 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1975 2001 Kanji
0a5.37 The Kanji Dictionary
4-5-2 SKIP code
4-4-4 SKIP code
4-5-4 SKIP code
4-4-2 SKIP code
4471.7 Four corner code
32-4 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
4e16 Unicode hex code