Kanji 亀

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Strokes: 11
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キ、キュウ、キン
ki, kyuu, kin
Kun:
かめ
kame
Meaning:
tortoise, turtle
Grade: 8
JLPT: 1
In names: ひさ、ひさし hisa, hisashi
Shape: idc
Elements:
Variants:
Categories: N1 (JLPT)

Examples

海がめ
うみがめ
umigame
sea turtle
かめ
kame
tortoise;turtle
亀の子
かめのこ
kamenoko
young turtle (tortoise)
亀の手
かめのて
kamenote
barnacle
亀鑑
きかん
kikan
pattern;example;model;paragon;mirror
亀甲
きっこう
kikkoo
tortoise shell
亀頭
きとう
kitoo
glans (esp. glans penis)
亀裂
きれつ
kiretsu
crack;crevice;fissure;chap;rift
石亀
いしがめ
ishigame
any turtle of the genus Mauremys (esp. the Japanese pond turtle, Mauremys japonica)
盲亀
もうき
mooki
blind turtle

Reading in other languages

Korean: 귀, 균
Korean (latin): gwi, gyun
Pinyin: gui1, jun1, qiu1
Vietnam: Quy, Qui

Codepoints

Decimal: 20096
Hex: 4E80
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-21-21
Unicode UTF-16: 4E80
Unicode UTF-8: E4 BA 80

Dictionary Indices

Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 1921
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 1288
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 1531
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 1889
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 2284
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1346
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 1826
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 2637
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 540
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 1, page 0403): 210
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 2128
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 534
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 573
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 5445
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 62
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