Kanji 居

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On:
キョ、コ
kyo, ko
Kun:
い.る、-い、お.る
i.ru, -i, o.ru
Meaning:
reside, to be, exist, live with
Grade: 5
JLPT: 2
In names: おき、ぐ、すえ oki, gu, sue
Shape: idc
Elements: , , ,
Homonyms: , , , ,
Categories: N2 (JLPT)

Examples

住居
じゅうきょ
juukyo
house, residence
入居する
にゅうきょする
nyuukyosuru
move in
別居する
べっきょする
bekkyosuru
separate (from spouse)
同居する
どうきょする
doukyosuru
live together
居る
いる
iru
be, exist
居る
おる
oru
be, exist [hum.]
居住地
きょじゅうち
kyojuuchi
residence, address
居留守
いるす
irusu
pretend to be out
居眠り
いねむり
inemuri
nap
居間
いま
ima
living room
皇居
こうきょ
kookyo
Imperial Palace
転居する
てんきょする
tenkyosuru
move, change residence

Reading in other languages

Korean: 거, 기
Korean (latin): geo, gi
Pinyin: ju1, ji1
Vietnam: Cư, Kí

Codepoints

Big-5: A9 7E
Decimal: 23621
Hex: 5C45
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-21-79
Unicode UTF-16: 5C45
Unicode UTF-8: E5 B1 85

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 586
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 678
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 649
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 208
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 777
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 483
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 737
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 171
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 171
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1959
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2653
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 535
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 527
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 3822
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 1072
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 4, page 0138): 7663
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 3080
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 1063
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 1143
The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley): 281
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 1387
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 1416
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 680
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