Kanji 白

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Strokes: 5
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On:
ハク、ビャク
haku, byaku
Kun:
しろ、しら-、しろ.い
shiro, shira-, shiro.i
Meaning:
white
Grade: 1
JLPT: 5
Phonetic: (ハク)
In names: あき、か、はっ aki, ka, ha
Shape: idc
Antonyms:
Homonyms: ,
Categories: N5 (JLPT)

Examples

明白な
めいはくな
meihakuna
obvious
白い
しろい
shiroi
white
白人
はくじん
hakujin
Caucasian
白夜
びゃくや
byakuya
white (arctic) night
白紙
はくし
hakushi
white paper
白髪
しらが
shiraga
white or grey hair
白鳥
はくちょう
hakuchoo
swan
空白
くうはく
kuuhaku
blank space

Reading in other languages

Korean: 백, 배
Korean (latin): baeg, bae
Pinyin: bai2
Vietnam: Bạch

Codepoints

Big-5: A5 D5
Decimal: 30333
Hex: 767D
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-39-82
Unicode UTF-16: 767D
Unicode UTF-8: E7 99 BD

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 37
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 53
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 65
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 79
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 266
Japanese For Busy People: 2.2
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 73
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 216
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 205
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 205
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 2175
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2929
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 44
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 1362
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 4305
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 37
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 8, page 0001): 22678
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 3493
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 37
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 37
The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley): 242
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 3095
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 3863
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 46
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