Kanji 井

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Radical: (7)
Strokes: 4
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On:
セイ、ショウ
sei, shoo
Kun:
i
Meaning:
well, well crib, town, community
Grade: 8
JLPT: 1
In names: いの、さい、ひ ino, sai, hi
Shape: idc
Elements: ,
Categories: N1 (JLPT)

Examples

井の中の蛙大海を知らず
いのなかのかわずたいかいをしらず
inonakanokawazutaikaiwoshirazu
the frog in the well knows nothing of the great ocean
井桁
いげた
igeta
well curb consisting of wooden beams crossed at the ends
井戸
いど
ido
water well
井戸屋形
いどやかた
idoyakata
well roof
井戸掘り
いどほり
idohori
well digging;well digger
井戸綱
いどづな
idozuna
well rope
井戸車
いどぐるま
idoguruma
well pulley
井戸水
いどみず
idomizu
well water
井戸側
いどがわ
idogawa
well curb
井戸替え
いどがえ
idogae
well cleaning

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): jeong
Pinyin: jing3
Vietnam: Tỉnh

Codepoints

Big-5: A4 AB
Decimal: 20117
Hex: 4E95
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-16-70
Unicode UTF-16: 4E95
Unicode UTF-8: E4 BA 95

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 1470
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 916
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 252
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 1031
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 103
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 1255
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 1193
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 2153
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2905
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 1064
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 34
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 4265
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 1824
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 1, page 0519): 258
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 3454
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 1806
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 1946
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 165
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 76
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 1019
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