Kanji 黒

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Radical: (203)
Strokes: 11
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On:
コク
koku
Kun:
くろ、くろ.ずむ、くろ.い
kuro, kuro.zumu, kuro.i
Meaning:
black
Grade: 2
JLPT: 4
In names: くろ kuro
Shape: idc
Elements: ,
Antonyms: ,
Variants:
Categories: N4 (JLPT)

Examples

暗黒
あんこく
ankoku
darkness
白黒
しろくろ
shirokuro
black and white
真っ黒な
まっくろな
makkurona
pitch black
黒い
くろい
kuroi
black
黒板
こくばん
kokuban
blackboard
黒髪
くろかみ
kurokami
black hair

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): heug
Pinyin: hei1
Vietnam: Hắc

Codepoints

Decimal: 40658
Hex: 9ED2
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-25-85
Unicode UTF-16: 9ED2
Unicode UTF-8: E9 BB 92

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 80
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 137
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 124
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 286
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 317
Japanese For Busy People: 2.14
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 284
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 1486
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 206
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 206
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1754
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2388
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 45
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 1940
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 3406
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 176
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 12, page 1017): 48040
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 2740
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 174
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 186
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 5403
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 7052
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 204
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