2 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 1st grade
JLPT exam level N5


  • ひと person, someone, somebody
  • -り
  • -と
  • ジン -ian (e.g. Italian), -ite (e.g. Tokyoite)
  • ニン counter for people
  • person
  • ひこ
  • ふみ

Character Breakdown

ニン ひと ジン (1st, N5)


Unicode hex code 4EBA
JIS X 0208 1-31-45
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 339
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 99
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 3368
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Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 42
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 960
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 2a0.1
Four corner code 8000.0
De Roo Code 1262