Kanji 河

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On:
ka
Kun:
かわ
kawa
Meaning:
river
Grade: 5
JLPT: 2
Phonetic: (カ)
In names: かっ、こ、こう ka,, ko, koo
Shape: idc
Elements: , ,
Homonyms: , ,
Synonyms: ,
Categories: N2 (JLPT)

Examples

大河
たいが
taiga
large river
かわ
kawa
river, stream
河原
かわら
kawara
dry river bed, river beach
河口
かこう
kakoo
mouth of river, estuary
河川
かせん
kasen
rivers and streams
河底
かわぞこ
kawazoko
river bed
河豚
ふぐ
fugu
fugu, blowfish
運河
うんが
unga
canal, waterway
銀河
ぎんが
ginga
Milky Way, galaxy
魚河岸
うおがし
uogashi
riverside fish market

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): ha
Pinyin: he2
Vietnam:

Codepoints

Big-5: AA 65
Decimal: 27827
Hex: 6CB3
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-18-47
Unicode UTF-16: 6CB3
Unicode UTF-8: E6 B2 B3

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 561
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 658
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 628
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 633
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 698
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 669
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 597
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 391
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 389
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 251
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 298
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 1127
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 1170
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 394
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 148
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 6, page 1007): 17245
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 336
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 146
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 157
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 2530
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 3102
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 679
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