Jisho

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14 strokes
Radical:
silk 糸 (糹)
Parts:
Variants:
compose, spell, write, bind (books)
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
2149 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 綴字 【テイジ】 spelling
  • 綴字法 【テイジホウ】 spelling rules, orthography
  • 補綴 【ホテツ】 mending, revision, supplementation, (dental) prosthesis, prosthetic
  • 点綴 【テンテイ】 interspersion, dotting (e.g. the countryside), studding
  • 綴字 【テイジ】 spelling
  • 補綴 【ホテツ】 mending, revision, supplementation, (dental) prosthesis, prosthetic
  • 原綴り 【モトツヅリ】 original spelling or kana usage, spelling in original language (for words transliterated into another language or script)

Kun reading compounds

  • 綴じる 【とじる】 to bind, to file, to top with egg (e.g. donburi)
  • 綴る 【つづる】 to spell, to write, to compose, to frame, to bind (e.g. documents), to patch, to sew together, to stitch together
  • 綴り 【つづり】 spelling, orthography, patching, binding
  • 綴り方 【つづりかた】 (way of) literary composition, (way of) spelling, school composition
  • 原綴り 【もとつづり】 original spelling or kana usage, spelling in original language (for words transliterated into another language or script)

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
zhui4
Korean:
cheol, che

Spanish

  • composición
  • encuadernación
  • ortografía
  • deletreo
  • componer
  • escribir
  • encuadernar

Portuguese

French

3562 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
2530 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1746 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1264 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
27579 Morohashi
1381 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
4526 New Nelson (John Haig)
2073 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2222 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
6a8.5 The Kanji Dictionary
1-6-8 SKIP code
2794.7 Four corner code
1-36-54 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7db4 Unicode hex code

6 strokes
Radical:
child, seed
Parts:
character, letter, word, section of village
Kun:
あざあざな-な
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1
JLPT level N4
485 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 字 【ジ】 character (esp. kanji), letter, written text, handwriting, penmanship, the ... word (e.g. "the L word" = "love")
  • 字引 【ジビキ】 dictionary
  • ローマ字 【ローマジ】 Latin alphabet, Roman alphabet, romaji, romanized Japanese, system of transliterating Japanese into the Latin alphabet
  • 英字 【エイジ】 English letter, alphabetic character

Kun reading compounds

  • 字 【あざ】 section of village
  • 字 【あざな】 Chinese courtesy name (name formerly given to adult Chinese men, used in place of their given name in formal situations), nickname, section of a village
  • 大字 【おおあざ】 larger section (of village)
  • 小字 【こあざ】 small administrative unit (of a village)
  • 字 【あざな】 Chinese courtesy name (name formerly given to adult Chinese men, used in place of their given name in formal situations), nickname, section of a village

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
zi4
Korean:
ja

Spanish

  • carácter
  • letra
  • palabra

Portuguese

  • caracter
  • letra
  • palavra
  • seção de aldeia

French

  • caractère
  • lettre
  • mot
  • hameau
86 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
78 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
28 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
612 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1281 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
121 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
156 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
2.17 Japanese for Busy People
110 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
110 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
528 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
457 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2696 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1374 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1860 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
188 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
6942 Morohashi
2172 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1285 New Nelson (John Haig)
185 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
197 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
57 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
747 2001 Kanji
3m2.1 The Kanji Dictionary
2-3-3 SKIP code
2-3-2 SKIP code
3040.7 Four corner code
1-27-90 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5b57 Unicode hex code