Kanji 南

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Strokes: 9
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On:
ナン、ナ
nan, na
Kun:
みなみ
minami
Meaning:
south
Grade: 2
JLPT: 5
In names: なみ、は、みな、みまみ nami, ha, mina, mimami
Shape: idc
Elements: , 冂,
Antonyms:
Categories: N5 (JLPT)

Examples

みなみ
minami
south
南北
なんぼく
nanboku
south and north
南半球
みなみはんきゅう
minamihankyuu
southern hemisphere
南極
なんきょく
nankyoku
south pole
南部
なんぶ
nanbu
southern part
東南アジア
とうなんアジア
toonanajia
Southeast Asia

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): nam
Pinyin: nan2, na1
Vietnam: Nam

Codepoints

Big-5: AB 6E
Decimal: 21335
Hex: 5357
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-38-78
Unicode UTF-16: 5357
Unicode UTF-8: E5 8D 97

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 124
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 208
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 190
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 157
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 205
Japanese For Busy People: 2.20
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 29
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 912
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 74
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 74
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1320
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 1791
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 41
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 247
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 2584
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 1627
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 2, page 0562): 2750
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 2082
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 1613
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 1740
The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley): 401
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 778
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 619
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 186
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