13 strokes
tiger stripes
fear, uneasiness, anxiety, concern, expectation, consideration
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1


Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 虞犯 【グハン】 being likely to commit a crime, pre-delinquency
  • 虞犯少年 【グハンショウネン】 juvenile deemed likely to commit a crime, pre-delinquent juvenile, status offender
  • 憂虞 【ユウグ】 anxiety, fear
  • 不虞 【フグ】 unforeseen (occurrence), unexpected (event), accident

Kun reading compounds

  • 恐れ 【おそれ】 fear, horror, anxiety, concern, uneasiness, reverence


Japanese names:
すけ、 もち、 やす
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):


  • desasosiego
  • ansiedad
  • preocupación
  • aprensión


  • Mal-estar
  • medo
  • ansiedade
  • assunto


  • crainte
  • peur
  • anxiété
  • inquiétude
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2005 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4110 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
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1941 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
2129 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1945 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1602 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
4037 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2054 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2783 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
2014 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
32723P Morohashi
3254 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
5272 New Nelson (John Haig)
1995 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2150 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1659 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1261 2001 Kanji
2m11.1 The Kanji Dictionary
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2128.1 Four corner code
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