Jisho

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14 strokes
Radical:
silk 糸 (糹)
Parts:
figured cloth, beautiful
Kun:
あや
On:
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
JLPT level N1
2413 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 綺 【キ】 thin twilled silk fabric
  • 煌びやか 【キラビヤカ】 gorgeous, gaudy, dazzling, gay, resplendent

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
qi3
Korean:
gi

Spanish

  • bello
  • prenda figurada

Portuguese

French

3558 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
2533 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2195 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1734 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
927 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1252 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
27586 Morohashi
1371 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
4522 New Nelson (John Haig)
2667 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2709 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
6a8.16 The Kanji Dictionary
1-6-8 SKIP code
2492.1 Four corner code
1-69-26 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7dba Unicode hex code

19 strokes
Radical:
deer 鹿
Parts:
广 鹿
lovely, beautiful, graceful, resplendent
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1758 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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  • 麗句 【レイク】 elegant phrase
  • 麗景殿 【レイケイデン】 ladies' pavilion (of the inner Heian Palace)
  • 瑰麗 【カイレイ】 extraordinarily beautiful, exceptionally pretty, gorgeous, magnificent
  • 麗々 【レイレイ】 ostentatious, gaudy, showy

Kun reading compounds

  • 麗しい 【うるわしい】 beautiful, lovely, heartwarming, beautiful
  • 麗らか 【うららか】 bright (weather, mood, voice, etc.), clear, fine, beautiful, glorious, splendid, cheerful

Readings

Japanese names:
ま、 よし、 り
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
li4, li2
Korean:
ryeo, ri

Spanish

  • precioso
  • hermoso
  • bonito
  • encantador

Portuguese

  • amável
  • companheiro

French

  • charmant
  • beau
  • belle
  • jolie
1926 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1576 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
5381 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1344 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1923 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
2902 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1630 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1740 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1832 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1937 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2672 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1359 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1845 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
2021 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
47663 Morohashi
2151 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
7026 New Nelson (John Haig)
2002 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2158 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1929 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3056 2001 Kanji
3q16.5 The Kanji Dictionary
2-2-17 SKIP code
2-8-11 SKIP code
1121.1 Four corner code
1-46-79 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
9e97 Unicode hex code

16 strokes (also 17)
Radical:
grass 艸 (艹)
Parts:

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  • 薔薇 【バラ】 rose
  • バラ色 【バライロ】 rose-colour, rose-color, bright (e.g. life, future, prospects), cheerful, rosy
  • 薔薇 【バラ】 rose
  • 薔薇 【バラ】 rose

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
qiang2
Korean:
jang, saeg

Spanish

Portuguese

French

4071 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
32113X Morohashi
5220 New Nelson (John Haig)
3k13.20 The Kanji Dictionary
2-3-13 SKIP code
2-4-13 SKIP code
4460.1 Four corner code
1-73-12 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8594 Unicode hex code

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On reading compounds

  • 野薔薇 【ノイバラ】 multiflora rose (Rosa multiflora), baby rose, Japanese rose
  • 難波薔薇 【ナニワイバラ】 Cherokee rose (Rosa laevigata)
  • 冬薔薇 【フユソウビ】 winter rose

Kun reading compounds

  • 薇 【ぜんまい】 royal fern (Osmunda japonica), flowering fern, osmund, fiddlehead fern
  • 城山薇 【しろやまぜんまい】 Osmunda banksiifolia (species of fern)

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
wei2, wei1
Korean:
mi

Spanish

Portuguese

French

4057 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
32092 Morohashi
5209 New Nelson (John Haig)
3k13.13 The Kanji Dictionary
2-3-13 SKIP code
2-4-13 SKIP code
4424.8 Four corner code
1-73-15 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8587 Unicode hex code

12 strokes
Radical:
tree
Parts:

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On reading compounds

  • 棘魚類 【キョクギョルイ】 acanthodians (extinct jawed fishes)
  • 棘条 【キョクジョウ】 spiny ray (of a fin)
  • 荊棘 【ケイキョク】 wild rose, bramble, briar patch, obstacle, source of difficulty, thorn
  • 毒棘 【ドクキョク】 poisonous spine, venomous spine

Kun reading compounds

  • 茨 【いばら】 thorny shrub, wild rose, briar, thorn, cusp
  • 刺 【とげ】 thorn, spine, prickle, splinter (esp. lodged in one's flesh), hard sharp item (esp. lodged in one's throat, e.g. fish bone), biting words
  • 棘魚 【とげうお】 stickleback (Gasterosteidae spp.)

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
ji2
Korean:
geug

Spanish

Portuguese

French

238 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
14938 Morohashi
2729 New Nelson (John Haig)
2938 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2945 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
0a12.3 The Kanji Dictionary
1-6-6 SKIP code
5599.2 Four corner code
1-59-89 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
68d8 Unicode hex code