Kanji 甲

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Radical: (102)
Strokes: 5
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On:
コウ、カン
kou, kan
Kun:
きのえ
kinoe
Meaning:
armor, high (voice), A grade, first class, former, instep, carapace
Grade: 8
JLPT: 1
In names: かぶと、き、まさ、まさる kabuto, ki, masa, masaru
Shape: idc
Elements: ,
Antonyms:
Look alike: , ,
Categories: N1 (JLPT)

Examples

華甲
かこう
kakoo
aged 61
介甲
かいこう
kaikoo
crust-like shell
よろい
yoroi
armor;armour
かぶと
kabuto
helmet (of a warrior);headpiece
機甲
きこう
kikoo
armour (e.g. tank);armor
亀甲
きっこう
kikkoo
tortoise shell
甲乙
こうおつ
koootsu
first and second;A and B
甲乙丙
こうおつへい
koootsuhei
ABC;1, 2 and 3
甲殻
こうかく
kookaku
carapace;shell;crust
甲殻類
こうかくるい
kookakurui
crustacean

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): gab
Pinyin: jia3
Vietnam: Giáp

Codepoints

Big-5: A5 D2
Decimal: 30002
Hex: 7532
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-25-35
Unicode UTF-16: 7532
Unicode UTF-8: E7 94 B2

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 1243
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 1082
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 1071
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 1540
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 184
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 1016
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 982
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 2169
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2923
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 1816
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 1331
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 4293
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 1122
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 7, page 1067): 21725
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 3481
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 1113
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 1194
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 92
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 3725
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 1053
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