11 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 4th grade
JLPT exam level N3

gain, get, find, earn, acquire, can, may, able to, profit, advantage, benefit

  • to get, to earn, to acquire
  • to be able to ..., can ...
  • profit, advantage, benefit
  • あつ
  • てろ

Main Radical


Reading Commonality

Character Breakdown

gain, get, find
え.る トク う.る (4th, N3)
stop, linger, loiter
テキ たたず.む (Kentei 1)
katakana no radical (no. 4)
ヘツ えい よう (Kentei 1)
human radical (no. 9)
to get, complacent, to obstruct
daybreak, dawn, morning
タン あき.らか あきら (11th, N1)
day, sun, Japan
ひ ニチ ジツ (1st, N5)
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)
measurement, tenth of a shaku, a little
スン す みき (6th, N1)


Unicode hex code 5F97
JIS X 0208 1-38-32
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 1622
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 1755
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 477
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 577
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Morohashi Daikanwajiten 10137
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Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 374
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 375
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Henshall & De Groot A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese, 3rd ed. 587
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 574
Crowley, D. The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power 167
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 643
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 631
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 885
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 3i8.4
Four corner code 2624.1
De Roo Code 2048