Kanji 三

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Radical: (1)
Strokes: 3
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On:
サン、ゾウ
san, zou
Kun:
み、み.つ、みっ.つ
mi, mi.tsu, mi..tsu
Meaning:
three
Grade: 1
JLPT: 5
In names: か、さ、さい、さえ、さぶ、ざ、ざえ、ざぶ、そう、ぞ、ただ、みつ、みん、も、や ka, sa, sai, sae, sabu, za, zae, zabu, soo, zo, tada, mitsu, min, mo, ya
Shape: idc
Elements: ,
Synonyms:
Categories: N5 (JLPT)

Examples

三つ
みっつ
mittsu
3 (pieces)
三人
さんにん
sannin
3 people
三日
みっか
mikka
3 days, 3rd day of the month
三時
さんじ
sanji
3 o'clock
三月
さんがつ
sangatsu
March
三枚
さんまい
sanmai
3 (flat objects)

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): sam
Pinyin: san1
Vietnam: Tam, Tám

Codepoints

Big-5: A4 54
Decimal: 19977
Hex: 4E09
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-27-16
Unicode UTF-16: 4E09
Unicode UTF-8: E4 B8 89

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 3
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 3
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 23
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 3
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 10
Japanese For Busy People: 1.A
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 4
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 22
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 4
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 4
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1225
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 1689
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 3
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 5
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 2423
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 3
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 1, page 0107): 12
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 1924
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 3
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 3
The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley): 21
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 8
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 8
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 10
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