Jisho

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14 strokes (also 13)
Radical:
walk 辵 (辶, ⻌, ⻍)
Parts:
Variants:
encounter, meet, party, association, interview, join
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1554 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 遭難 【ソウナン】 disaster, accident, shipwreck, distress
  • 遭遇 【ソウグウ】 encounter, being confronted with (e.g. difficulty), meeting with (e.g. accident)

Kun reading compounds

  • 会う 【あう】 to meet, to encounter, to see, to have an accident, to have a bad experience
  • 会わせる 【あわせる】 to make (someone) to meet, to let (someone) meet, to expose to, to subject to

Readings

Chinese:
zao1
Korean:
jo

Spanish

  • encontrarse con
  • reunirse
  • toparse

Portuguese

  • encontro
  • reunião
  • festa
  • associação
  • entrevista
  • unir

French

  • rencontre
  • mauvaise rencontre
  • parti
  • association
  • entrevue
  • joindre
1526 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1173 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4736 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1376 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1817 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1643 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1756 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1750 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
717 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3917 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2019 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2725 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1182 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
39082P Morohashi
3159 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6105 New Nelson (John Haig)
1174 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1258 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1733 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1978 2001 Kanji
2q11.2 The Kanji Dictionary
3-3-11 SKIP code
3530.6 Four corner code
33-88 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
906d Unicode hex code

18 strokes
Radical:
small bird
Parts:
difficult, impossible, trouble, accident, defect
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 6
JLPT level N3
330 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 難 【ナン】 difficulty, trouble, hardship, accident, disaster, danger, fault, defect, criticism
  • 難解 【ナンカイ】 difficult to understand, unintelligible, abstruse
  • 至難 【シナン】 most difficult, next to impossible
  • 海難 【カイナン】 accident at sea, sea disaster, shipwreck

Kun reading compounds

  • 難い 【かたい】 difficult, hard
  • 難しい 【むずかしい】 difficult, hard, troublesome, complicated, serious (disease, problem, etc.), fussy, particular, fastidious, hard to please, displeased, gloomy, glum, sullen, serious (look), dirty, unclean, filthy, detestable, unpleasant, uncomfortable, creepy, spooky
  • 難しい顔をする 【むずかしいかおをする】 to look displeased, to frown, to scowl, to look grave, to look serious
  • 難しい 【むずかしい】 difficult, hard, troublesome, complicated, serious (disease, problem, etc.), fussy, particular, fastidious, hard to please, displeased, gloomy, glum, sullen, serious (look), dirty, unclean, filthy, detestable, unpleasant, uncomfortable, creepy, spooky

Readings

Japanese names:
な、 なに
Chinese:
nan2, nan4
Korean:
nan, na

Spanish

  • desastre
  • dificultad
  • sufrimiento
  • ataque al punto débil
  • difícil
  • imposible

Portuguese

  • impossível
  • difícil
  • dificuldade
  • acidente
  • defeito

French

  • difficile
  • impossible
  • problème
  • accident
  • défaut
853 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
960 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
949 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
442 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
5038 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
800 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
995 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
2760 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
557 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
566 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
526 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1856 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2310 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1196 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1632 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1594 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
42128P Morohashi
1838 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6515 New Nelson (John Haig)
1580 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1703 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
351 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
1003 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1975 2001 Kanji
8c10.2 The Kanji Dictionary
1-10-8 SKIP code
4051.4 Four corner code
38-81 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
96e3 Unicode hex code