Jisho

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11 strokes
Radical:
yellow
Parts:
yellow
Kun:
こ-
On:
コウオウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N2
1240 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 紅葉 【コウヨウ】 autumn colours, fall colors, leaves changing color (colour), leaves turning red, red leaves, leaves turning yellow, yellow leaves, (Japanese) maple (Acer japonicum), venison, layered colors in garments, resembling autumn colors
  • 黄色 【キイロ】 yellow, amber
  • 玄黄 【ゲンコウ】 black and yellow silk (offered to gods), heaven and earth
  • 天地玄黄 【テンチゲンコウ】 Heaven is black and earth is yellow, heaven and earth
  • 黄金時代 【オウゴンジダイ】 Golden Age
  • 黄金 【オウゴン】 gold (Au), golden, prosperous, excellent, superb, money (esp. ōban coin), cash
  • 卵黄 【ランオウ】 egg yolk
  • 六フッ化硫黄 【ロクフッカイオウ】 sulfur hexafluoride

Kun reading compounds

  • 黄 【き】 yellow
  • 黄色 【きいろ】 yellow, amber
  • 海気 【かいき】 sea air, sea breeze, ocean and atmosphere, type of yarn-dyed silk goods

Readings

Japanese names:
うい、 れい
Chinese:
huang2
Korean:
hwang

Spanish

  • amarillo

Portuguese

  • amarelo

French

  • jaune
214 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
133 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
120 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1063 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
5399 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
469 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1021 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1499 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
780 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
794 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
993 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1939 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3116 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1596 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2177 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1766 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
47926P Morohashi
2468 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
7045 New Nelson (John Haig)
1750 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1887 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
203 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1961 2001 Kanji
3k8.16 The Kanji Dictionary
2-4-7 SKIP code
2-9-2 SKIP code
2-3-8 SKIP code
4480.6 Four corner code
18-11 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
9ec4 Unicode hex code

11 strokes
Radical:
tree
Parts:

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 梢子 【ショウシ】 boatman
  • 末梢 【マッショウ】 tree top, tip, periphery, minor details, nonessentials
  • 黄梢 【コウショウ】 spring of yellow buds

Kun reading compounds

  • 梢 【こずえ】 treetop, tip of a branch

Readings

Chinese:
shao1, sao4
Korean:
cho

Spanish

  • copa del árbol
  • ramita

Portuguese

French

  • cime des arbres
  • ramilles
2276 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1362 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2114 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1208 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
656 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
874 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
205 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
14866X Morohashi
963 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2695 New Nelson (John Haig)
201 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
213 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
4a7.13 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-7 SKIP code
4992.7 Four corner code
30-31 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
68a2 Unicode hex code