Jisho

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8 strokes
Radical:
grass 艸 (艹)
Parts:
young, if, perhaps, possibly, low number, immature
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 6
JLPT level N3
458 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 若年 【ジャクネン】 youth
  • 若僧 【ニャクソウ】 young monk, boy monk
  • 老若 【ロウニャク】 young and old, all ages
  • 瞠若 【ドウジャク】 (staring in) astonishment, amazement
  • 若僧 【ニャクソウ】 young monk, boy monk
  • 若道 【ニャクドウ】 homosexuality, pederasty
  • 老若 【ロウニャク】 young and old, all ages
  • 若僧 【ニャクソウ】 young monk, boy monk
  • 若道 【ニャクドウ】 homosexuality, pederasty
  • 般若 【ハンニャ】 prajna (wisdom required to attain enlightenment), noh mask of a grinning, horned demoness (represents a woman's rage and jealousy), family crest designed after the Hannya noh mask, dreadful face (esp. of a woman driven mad by jealousy), terrifying facial expression
  • 麦般若 【ムギハンニャ】 beer

Kun reading compounds

  • 若い 【わかい】 young, youthful, immature, green, low (number), small
  • 若い頃 【わかいころ】 one's youth, early life, one's early days, one's early years
  • 若し 【もし】 if, in case, supposing
  • 若しかしたら 【もしかしたら】 perhaps, maybe, perchance, by some chance, by any chance
  • 若しくは 【もしくは】 or, otherwise
  • 如し 【ごとし】 like, as if, the same as

Readings

Japanese names:
わく、 わこ
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
ruo4, re3
Korean:
yag, ya

Spanish

  • joven
  • algunos
  • posiblemente
  • de otra forma

Portuguese

  • jovem
  • se
  • talvez
  • possivelmente
  • número baixo
  • imaturo

French

  • jeune
  • si
  • peut-être
  • ou bien
  • petit nombre
  • inexpérimenté
  • immature
896 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
886 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
372 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3926 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
982 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
863 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
692 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
3.15 Japanese for Busy People
544 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
553 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
125 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
648 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2785 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1430 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1928 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
228 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
30796P Morohashi
2241 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
5007 New Nelson (John Haig)
223 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
237 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
391 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
864 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1977 2001 Kanji
3k5.12 The Kanji Dictionary
2-3-5 SKIP code
4460.4 Four corner code
1-28-67 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
82e5 Unicode hex code

15 strokes
Radical:
cart, car
Parts:
Variants:
comrade, fellow, people, companions
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1365 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 輩 【ハイ】 group, gang, bunch
  • 輩出 【ハイシュツ】 producing (people) in great numbers, appearing one after the other
  • 軽輩 【ケイハイ】 underling
  • 儕輩 【サイハイ】 colleagues, fellows, comrades

Kun reading compounds

  • 輩 【やから】 party (of people), set (of people), clan, family, fellow
  • 不逞の輩 【ふていのやから】 lawless people, gang, malcontents, recalcitrants
  • 輩 【ともがら】 comrade, fellow

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
bei4
Korean:
bae

Spanish

  • camarada
  • compañero
  • colega
  • sucesivamente

Portuguese

  • camarada
  • companheiro
  • colega
  • pessoas

French

  • camarade
  • gens
  • compagnons
1688 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1544 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
5086 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1451 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1801 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1037 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1078 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1166 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1780 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3482 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1795 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2444 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1652 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
38398 Morohashi
2807 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
5971 New Nelson (John Haig)
1637 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1765 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1808 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1255 2001 Kanji
7c8.7 The Kanji Dictionary
2-8-7 SKIP code
1150.6 Four corner code
1-39-58 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8f29 Unicode hex code