Jisho

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10 strokes
Radical:
tall 高 (髙)
Parts:
tall, high, expensive
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N5
65 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 高 【コウ】 high school, high-
  • 高圧 【コウアツ】 high voltage, high pressure
  • 中高 【チュウコウ】 middle and high school, medium and high (level)
  • 激昂 【ゲッコウ】 excitement, exasperation, indignation, rage, fury

Kun reading compounds

  • 高い 【たかい】 high, tall, expensive, high-priced, high (level), above average (in degree, quality, etc.), loud, high-pitched, shrill
  • 高い高い 【たかいたかい】 lifting (a child) high up in the air
  • 高 【たか】 quantity, amount, volume, number, amount of money
  • 高い 【たかい】 high, tall, expensive, high-priced, high (level), above average (in degree, quality, etc.), loud, high-pitched, shrill
  • 威高 【いたか】 arrogant
  • 背高 【せいたか】 tallness, tall person
  • 高まる 【たかまる】 to rise, to swell, to be promoted
  • 高める 【たかめる】 to raise, to lift, to boost, to enhance

Readings

Japanese names:
か、 こ、 じょい、 た、 はか
Chinese:
gao1
Korean:
go

Spanish

  • alto
  • caro
  • sobresaliente
  • elevar
  • levantar

Portuguese

  • Caro
  • alto

French

  • haut
  • élevé
  • grand
  • cher
76 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
132 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
119 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
49 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
5248 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
160 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
102 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1163 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.11 Japanese for Busy People
190 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
190 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
83 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1924 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2601 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1330 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1803 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
313 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
45313 Morohashi
2097 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6796 New Nelson (John Haig)
307 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
329 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
135 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
193 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
449 2001 Kanji
2j8.6 The Kanji Dictionary
2-2-8 SKIP code
0022.7 Four corner code
25-66 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
9ad8 Unicode hex code

17 strokes
Radical:
mountain
Parts:
Variants:
peak, summit
Kun:
みね
On:
レイリョウ
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
JLPT level N1
1959 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 高嶺 【タカネ】 high peak
  • 分水嶺 【ブンスイレイ】 watershed, divide

Kun reading compounds

  • 峰 【みね】 peak, summit, ridge, top, back of a blade
  • 峰桜 【みねざくら】 Japanese alpine cherry (Prunus nipponica)

Readings

Japanese names:
Chinese:
ling3
Korean:
ryeong

Spanish

  • pico
  • apogeo
  • cresta

Portuguese

French

1440 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
2776 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2058 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
3013 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1540 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2102 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
8553 Morohashi
2376 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1517 New Nelson (John Haig)
2228 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2336 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3o14.2 The Kanji Dictionary
2-3-14 SKIP code
2238.6 Four corner code
46-70 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5dba Unicode hex code