Kanji 昼

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Radical: (72)
Strokes: 9
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On:
チュウ
chuu
Kun:
ひる
hiru
Meaning:
daytime, noon
Grade: 2
JLPT: 4
In names: あき、あきら、ひる aki, akira, hiru
Shape: idc
Elements: , , , ,
Antonyms:
Homonyms:
Synonyms:
Variants:
Categories: N4 (JLPT)

Examples

ひる
hiru
noon
昼休み
ひるやすみ
hiruyasumi
lunch break
昼寝
ひるね
hirune
nap
昼過ぎ
ひるすぎ
hirusugi
afternoon
昼間
ひるま
hiruma
daytime
昼食
ちゅうしょく
chuushoku
lunch
真昼
まひる
mahiru
midday

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): ju
Pinyin: zhou4
Vietnam: Trú

Codepoints

Decimal: 26172
Hex: 663C
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-35-75
Unicode UTF-16: 663C
Unicode UTF-8: E6 98 BC

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 279
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 188
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 172
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 828
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 863
Japanese For Busy People: 2.15
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 189
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 983
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 478
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 470
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1972
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2668
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 92
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 974
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 3841
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 1084
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 0, page 0): 13886
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 3097
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 1075
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 1156
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 53
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 2450
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 184
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