Kanji 厄

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Strokes: 4
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On:
ヤク
yaku
Kun:
わざわ.い、くる.しむ
wazawa.i, kuru.shimu
Meaning:
unlucky, misfortune, bad luck, disaster
Grade: 8
JLPT: 1
Shape: idc
Elements: 厂, 㔾
Look alike:
Categories: N1 (JLPT)

Examples

厄瓜多
エクアドル
ekuadoru
Ecuador
荷厄介
にやっかい
niyakkai
encumbrance;burden;drag
災厄
さいやく
saiyaku
calamity;disaster;accident
前厄
まえやく
maeyaku
the year before a critical age;the year before an inauspicious year
痘瘡
とうそう
toosoo
smallpox;variola
やく
yaku
misfortune;bad luck;evil;disaster
厄介
やっかい
yakkai
trouble;burden;nuisance;bother;worry
厄介事
やっかいごと
yakkaigoto
trouble;difficulty;burden
厄介者
やっかいもの
yakkaimono
burden;nuisance;bother;troublemaker
厄介払い
やっかいばらい
yakkaibarai
driving off a troublesome person;getting rid of a nuisance

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): aeg
Pinyin: e4
Vietnam: Ách, Ngỏa

Codepoints

Big-5: A4 CC
Decimal: 21380
Hex: 5384
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-44-81
Unicode UTF-16: 5384
Unicode UTF-8: E5 8E 84

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 1859
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 1829
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 1915
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 1116
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 68
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 1424
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 1341
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1870
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2550
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 1721
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 257
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 3665
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 1427
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 2, page 0643): 2893
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 2947
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 1415
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 1519
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 816
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 646
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 1026
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