Kanji 剛

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On:
ゴウ
gou
Kun:
つよ.い、かた.い
tsuyo.i, kata.i
Meaning:
sturdy, strength
Grade: 8
JLPT: 1
In names: かた、こう、ご、たか、たけ、たけし、つよ、つよし、ひさ、まさ、よし kata, koo, go, taka, take, takeshi, tsuyo, tsuyoshi, hisa, masa, yoshi
Shape: idc
Elements: 冂, 刂, ,
Antonyms:
Synonyms: ,
Categories: N1 (JLPT)

Examples

外柔内剛
がいじゅうないごう
gaijuunaigou
gentle but firm
吸金剛
ここんごう
kokongou
Hevajra;Eternal Vajra (tantric Buddhist deity)
金剛
こんごう
kongou
vajra (indestructible substance);diamond;adamantine
金剛薩堕
こんごうさった
kongousatta
Vajrasattva;Supreme Being of tantric Buddhism
金剛手
こんごうしゅ
kongoushu
Vajrapani;wielder of the vajra
金剛石
こんごうせき
kongouseki
diamond
剛の者
ごうのもの
gounomono
very strong person;brave warrior;veteran
剛臆
ごうおく
gouoku
bravery and cowardice
剛果
ごうか
gouka
valor and decisiveness (valour)
剛毅
ごうき
gouki
fortitude;firmness of character;hardihood;manliness

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): gang
Pinyin: gang1
Vietnam: Cương

Codepoints

Big-5: AD E8
Decimal: 21083
Hex: 525B
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-25-68
Unicode UTF-16: 525B
Unicode UTF-8: E5 89 9B

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 1270
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 1434
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 1854
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 1094
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 1429
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 1717
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 1610
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1097
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 1495
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 1613
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 199
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 2107
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 1983
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 2, page 0288): 2042
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 1673
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 1964
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 2115
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 114
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 497
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 1311
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