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

mountain

Kun'yomi
  • mountain ②mine (e.g. coal mine) ③crown (of a hat) ④climax ⑤wild
On'yomi
  • サン
    Mt. ②Mt.
  • セン
Nanori
  • やの
  • やん

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Reading Commonality

やま 75.0%
サン 24.8%
セン 0.1%
0.0%

Common Words

mountain ②mine (e.g. coal mine) ③crown (of a hat) ④climax ⑤wild
deck (of playing cards on table, face down, from which cards are drawn) ②tag verifying one has permission to take plants and trees from common land (Edo period)
lush mountain ②grave
group of mountain nomads (in Japan)
Yamaguchi (city, prefecture)
deep in the mountains
mountain (or hill) behind a house, village, etc. ②side of a mountain that gets little sunshine ③envious
(many) mountains ②very much (wanting to do something one cannot) ③so many
mountain path
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References

Unicode hex code 5C71
JIS X 0208 1-27-19
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 1407
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 1439
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2940
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Morohashi Daikanwajiten 7869
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Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 34
Sakade, F. A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 38
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Henshall & De Groot A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese, 3rd ed. 58
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 17
Crowley, D. The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power 148
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AJLT Japanese For Busy People vols I-III 2.11
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 535
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 775
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 3o0.1
Four corner code 2277.0
De Roo Code 1276