Kanji 永

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On:
エイ
ei
Kun:
なが.い
naga.i
Meaning:
eternity, long, lengthy
Grade: 5
JLPT: 2
Phonetic: (エイ)
In names: え、と、のり、ひさ、ひさし e, to, nori, hisa, hisashi
Shape: idc
Elements:
Homonyms:
Look alike: ,
Synonyms:
Categories: N2 (JLPT)

Examples

末永く
すえながく
suenagaku
forever
永い
ながい
nagai
long, lengthy
永久
えいきゅう
eikyuu
eternity, permanence
永住する
えいじゅうする
eijuusuru
reside permanently
永年
ながねん
naganen
long time, many years
永眠する
えいみんする
eiminsuru
sleep eternally, pass away
永続する
えいぞくする
eizokusuru
continue for a long time
永遠
えいえん
eien
eternity, permanence

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): yeong
Pinyin: yong3
Vietnam: Vĩnh

Codepoints

Big-5: A5 C3
Decimal: 27704
Hex: 6C38
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-17-42
Unicode UTF-16: 6C38
Unicode UTF-8: E6 B0 B8

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A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 615
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Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 690
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 663
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 149
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 1270
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 1207
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1230
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 1695
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 1096
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 1152
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 2436
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 134
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 6, page 0887): 17088
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 1937
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 132
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The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 130
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