Kanji 江

Top
Radical: (85)
Strokes: 6
Drawing
Click to see kanji drawing
On:
コウ
kou
Kun:
e
Meaning:
creek, inlet, bay
Grade: 8
JLPT: 1
Phonetic: (コウ、ク)
In names: くん、とうみ、み、りえ kun, toomi, mi, rie
Shape: idc
Elements: ,
Synonyms: ,
Categories: N1 (JLPT)

Examples

えん
en
fate;destiny (esp. as a mysterious force that binds two people together)
e
inlet;bay
江戸
えど
edo
Edo (old name of Tokyo)
江戸っ子
えどっこ
edokko
true Tokyoite;person born and raised in Edo
江戸時代
えどじだい
edojidai
Edo period (1603-1868 CE)
江戸前寿司
えどまえずし
edomaezushi
Edo-style sushi (usu. nigirizushi)
江湖
こうこ
kooko
the public;the world
江川る
えがわる
egawaru
to (try to) act like a big-shot
揚子江
ようすこう
yoosukoo
Yangtze River (in China)
入り江
いりえ
irie
inlet;cove;creek;bay

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): gang
Pinyin: jiang1
Vietnam: Giang

Codepoints

Big-5: A6 BF
Decimal: 27743
Hex: 6C5F
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-25-30
Unicode UTF-16: 6C5F
Unicode UTF-8: E6 B1 9F

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 1244
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 994
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 517
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 1458
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 252
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 840
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 821
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 162
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 195
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 905
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 1160
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 257
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 141
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 6, page 0917): 17140
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 221
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 139
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 148
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 2491
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 3045
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 1085
Contact us
Statistics
Kanji in total in our dictionary: 10557
Popular words trainer categories
1. Lesson 1 (Minna no Nihongo)
2. Lesson 2 (Minna no Nihongo)
3. Lesson 3 (Minna no Nihongo)
Popular kanji trainer categories
1. N5 (JLPT)
2. N4 (JLPT)
3. N1 (JLPT)