Jisho

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10 strokes
Radical:
speech 言 (訁)
Parts:
consign, requesting, entrusting with, pretend, hint
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1021 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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On reading compounds

  • 託す 【タクス】 to entrust (someone) with, to leave (a matter) with someone, to place under someone's care, to have someone deliver (a message, parcel, etc.), to send (through someone), to leave (a message) with someone, to use (something) to express (one's feelings, opinion, etc.), to express in the form of (something), to use as a pretext
  • 託児所 【タクジショ】 creche, day nursery
  • 嘱託 【ショクタク】 commission, entrusting with (work), part-time employee, temporary work
  • 請託 【セイタク】 solicitation

Kun reading compounds

  • 託ける 【かこつける】 to use as a pretext, to use as an excuse
  • 託つ 【かこつ】 to complain about, to grumble, to make an excuse for
  • 託つけ 【かこつけ】 pretext, excuse
  • 託ける 【かこつける】 to use as a pretext, to use as an excuse

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
tuo1
Korean:
tag

Spanish

  • consignar
  • confiar algo a

Portuguese

  • consignar
  • solicitar
  • confiar
  • fingir
  • sugestão

French

  • confier
  • requête
  • remettre
  • prétexter
  • conseil
1555 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
895 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4315 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1408 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1741 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1147A Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1636 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1746 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1574 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1662 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1845 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
976 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1323 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1936 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
35243 Morohashi
1455 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
5560 New Nelson (John Haig)
1917 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2066 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1391 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3056 2001 Kanji
7a3.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-7-3 SKIP code
0261.4 Four corner code
1-34-87 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8a17 Unicode hex code

7 strokes
Radical:
speech 言 (訁)
Parts:
say, word
Kun:
い.うこと
On:
ゲンゴン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N4
83 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 言 【ゲン】 word, remark, statement
  • 言及 【ゲンキュウ】 reference, allusion
  • 過言 【カゴン】 exaggeration, overstatement, saying too much, misstatement, slip of the tongue, gaffe
  • 狂言 【キョウゲン】 kyogen, farce presented between noh plays or during the interlude of a noh play, kabuki play, kabuki performance, make-believe, ruse, trick
  • 言語 【ゲンゴ】 language
  • 言下 【ゲンカ】 promptly
  • 過言 【カゴン】 exaggeration, overstatement, saying too much, misstatement, slip of the tongue, gaffe
  • 二言 【ニゴン】 double-dealing, double tongue, going back on what one has said, repeating oneself

Kun reading compounds

  • 言う 【いう】 to say, to utter, to declare, to name, to call, to go (e.g. "the alarm went ping"), to make a noise
  • 言うまでもない 【いうまでもない】 goes without saying, needless to say, obvious
  • 言 【げん】 word, remark, statement
  • 言葉 【ことば】 language, dialect, word, phrase, expression, term, speech, (manner of) speaking, (use of) language, words, remark, statement, comment, learning to speak, language acquisition
  • 禍言 【まがごと】 ominous word, ill-omened word, misfortune
  • 二言 【ふたこと】 two words, repetition

Readings

Japanese names:
とき
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
yan2
Korean:
eon

Spanish

  • palabras
  • decir

Portuguese

  • Dizer
  • palavras

French

  • dire
392 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
118 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
274 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
279 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4309 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
43 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
85 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
439 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.8 Japanese for Busy People
66 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
66 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
203 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1653 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2440 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1233 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1698 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
341 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
35205 Morohashi
1941 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
5552 New Nelson (John Haig)
335 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
357 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
44 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
142 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3077 2001 Kanji
7a0.1 The Kanji Dictionary
2-1-6 SKIP code
0060.1 Four corner code
1-24-32 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8a00 Unicode hex code