Kanji 黄

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Radical: (201)
Strokes: 11
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On:
コウ、オウ
kou, ou
Kun:
き、こ-
ki, ko-
Meaning:
yellow
Grade: 2
JLPT: 3
Phonetic: (オウ、コウ)
In names: うい、れい ui, rei
Shape: idc
Elements: , ,
Variants:
Categories: N3 (JLPT)

Examples

卵黄
らんおう
ranou
egg yolk
硫黄
いおう
iou
sulfur, sulphur
黄ばむ
きばむ
kibamu
turn yellow
黄昏
たそがれ
tasogare
dusk, twilight
黄砂
こうさ
koosa
golden sands
黄色
きいろ
kiiro
yellow
黄金
おうごん
ougon
gold
黄金
こがね
kogane
gold

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): hwang
Pinyin: huang2
Vietnam: Hoàng

Codepoints

Decimal: 40644
Hex: 9EC4
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-18-11
Unicode UTF-16: 9EC4
Unicode UTF-8: E9 BB 84

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 214
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 133
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 120
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 469
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 1063
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 1021
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 1499
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 794
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 780
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1596
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2177
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 993
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 1939
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 3116
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 1766
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 12, page 0994): 47926P
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 2468
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 1750
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 1887
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 5399
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 7045
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 203
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