Jisho

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9 strokes (also 8)
Radical:
town (阝 right) 邑 (阝)
Parts:
cultural progress, perfume
On:
イク
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
JLPT level N1
1920 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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  • 郁郁 【イクイク】 flourishing, teeming with culture, aromatic, emitting an aroma
  • 郁郁 【イクイク】 flourishing, teeming with culture, aromatic, emitting an aroma
  • 馥郁 【フクイク】 fragrant, sweet-smelling

Readings

Japanese names:
あや、 かおる、 い、 か、 ふみ、 ゆう
Chinese:
yu4
Korean:
ug

Spanish

  • aromático
  • oloroso

Portuguese

French

4760 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1910 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
890 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2252 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1640 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
866 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1183 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
39371 Morohashi
1288 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6136 New Nelson (John Haig)
2424 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2d6.6 The Kanji Dictionary
1-6-3 SKIP code
1-6-2 SKIP code
4722.7 Four corner code
16-74 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
90c1 Unicode hex code

3 strokes
Radical:
slash 丿
Parts:
long time, old story
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 5
JLPT level N2
688 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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  • 久安 【キュウアン】 Kyūan era (1145.7.22-1151.1.26)
  • 久遠 【クオン】 eternity
  • 恒久 【コウキュウ】 permanence, perpetuity
  • 耐久 【タイキュウ】 endurance, persistence
  • 久遠 【クオン】 eternity
  • 久慈目 【クジメ】 spotbelly greenling (Hexagrammos agrammus)
  • 天邪鬼 【アマノジャク】 perversity, perverse person, contrary person, contrarian, antagonistic demon in Japanese folklore, demon under the feet of temple guardian statues

Kun reading compounds

  • 久しい 【ひさしい】 long (time), long-continued, old (story)
  • 久しい昔 【ひさしいむかし】 a long time ago

Readings

Japanese names:
きゅ、 わ、 なが、 ひさ、 ひさし
Chinese:
jiu3
Korean:
gu

Spanish

  • mucho tiempo
  • largo tiempo
  • largo
  • continuado por mucho tiempo

Portuguese

  • tempo longo
  • estória antiga

French

  • longtemps
  • vieille histoire
582 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
676 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
647 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
591 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
153 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
704 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
289 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
45 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1210 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1273 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1097 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
20 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
4191 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2121 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2867 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1025 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
118 Morohashi
3384 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
47 New Nelson (John Haig)
1016 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1092 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
641 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2562 2001 Kanji
0a3.7 The Kanji Dictionary
4-3-1 SKIP code
4-3-4 SKIP code
2780.0 Four corner code
21-55 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
4e45 Unicode hex code

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  • 閭門 【リョモン】 gate of a village

Readings

Chinese:
lu:2
Korean:
ryeo

Spanish

Portuguese

French

4960 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
2426 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
41334 Morohashi
6403 New Nelson (John Haig)
8e7.1 The Kanji Dictionary
3-8-7 SKIP code
7760.6 Four corner code
79-67 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
95ad Unicode hex code

17 strokes
Radical:
wine, alcohol
Parts:
ugly, unclean, shame, bad looking
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
2074 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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  • 醜 【シュウ】 ugliness
  • 醜女 【シュウジョ】 homely woman, plain-looking woman, female demon
  • 老醜 【ロウシュウ】 ugliness of old age
  • 美醜 【ビシュウ】 beauty or ugliness, personal appearance, looks

Kun reading compounds

  • 醜い 【みにくい】 ugly, unattractive, unsightly, unseemly
  • 醜いアヒルの子 【みにくいアヒルのこ】 ugly duckling
  • 醜女 【しゅうじょ】 homely woman, plain-looking woman, female demon
  • 四股名 【しこな】 wrestler's stage name

Readings

Chinese:
chou3
Korean:
chu

Spanish

  • feo
  • mal aspecto
  • innoble
  • vergüenza

Portuguese

  • sujo
  • feio
  • vergonha
  • má aparência

French

  • laid
  • malpropre
  • hideux
  • honteux
1359 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1969 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4798 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1703 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1839 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1527 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1628 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1755 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1798 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2058 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1082 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1469 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
2039 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
39969 Morohashi
1629 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6189 New Nelson (John Haig)
2020 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2176 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1890 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3257 2001 Kanji
7e10.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-7-10 SKIP code
1661.3 Four corner code
29-25 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
919c Unicode hex code

5 strokes
Radical:
woman, female
Parts:
guy, slave, manservant, fellow
Kun:
やつやっこ
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1932 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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  • 奴隷 【ドレイ】 slave, servant, slavery
  • 奴智鮫 【ドチザメ】 banded houndshark (Triakis scyllium, found in the northwest Pacific from southern Siberia to Taiwan)
  • 売国奴 【バイコクド】 traitor (to one's country)
  • 農奴 【ノウド】 serf

Kun reading compounds

  • 奴 【やつ】 fellow, guy, chap, thing, object, he, she, him, her
  • 臣 【やつこ】 slave, retainer, servant, captive, varlet, I, me
  • 懲りない奴 【こりないやつ】 person (generally male) who won't learn their lesson, persistent jerk
  • 何奴 【どいつ】 who?
  • 奴 【やっこ】 servant (esp. a samurai's attendant), chivalrous man (c. Edo period), cubed tofu (often served cold), kite shaped like a footman, Edo-period hairstyle worn by samurai's attendants, enslavement (of a woman; Edo-period punishment for her own or her husband's crime), he, she, him, her
  • 奴頭 【やっこあたま】 Edo-period hairstyle worn by samurai's attendants
  • 輪抜奴 【わぬけやっこ】 bluering angelfish (Pomacanthus annularis)
  • 三下奴 【さんしたやっこ】 petty underling, small fry

Readings

Japanese names:
Chinese:
nu2
Korean:
no

Spanish

  • esclavo
  • criado
  • siervo
  • individuo
  • desprecio
  • insulto

Portuguese

  • serva
  • escrava
  • dama de companhia

French

  • mec
  • type
  • esclave
  • valet
  • suffixe insultant
1638 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1891 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1186 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1869 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
256 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1933 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
2118 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1871 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
431 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
217 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
136 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
164 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
709 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
6039 Morohashi
187 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1174 New Nelson (John Haig)
702 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
758 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1045 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1767 2001 Kanji
3e2.2 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-2 SKIP code
4744.0 Four corner code
37-59 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5974 Unicode hex code