Kanji 倭

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Radical: (9)
Strokes: 10
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On:
ワ、イ
wa, i
Kun:
やまと、したが.う
yamato, shitaga.u
Meaning:
Yamato, ancient Japan
Grade: 9
In names: まさ、やす masa, yasu
Shape: idc
Elements: 亻, , ,

Examples

大和絵
やまとえ
yamatoe
Yamato-e (classical Japan decorative paintings)
倭人
わじん
wajin
Japanese person
倭寇
わこう
wakoo
wokou;wakou;Japanese pirates of the Middle Ages
wa
sum
和歌
わか
waka
waka;classic Japanese poem, esp. a tanka, often 31 morae
和語
わご
wago
Japanese language
大和
やまと
yamato
Yamato;ancient province corresponding to modern-day Nara Prefecture
大和歌
やまとうた
yamatoota
Japanese poem;waka;tanka
和訓
わくん
wakun
Japanese reading of a Chinese character
和名抄
わみょうしょう
wamyooshoo
Wamyoruijusho (famous Heian-period Japanese dictionary)

Reading in other languages

Korean: 위, 왜
Korean (latin): wi, wae
Pinyin: wo1
Vietnam: Uy, Oa, Nụy

Codepoints

Big-5: AD D8
Decimal: 20525
Hex: 502D
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-47-33
Unicode UTF-16: 502D
Unicode UTF-8: E5 80 AD

Dictionary Indices

Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 1283
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 2019
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 94
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 107
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 140
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 1, page 0848): 796
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 2106
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 2244
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 475
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 242
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