14 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 8th grade
JLPT exam level N1

outline, condition, approximation, generally

  • おおむ in general, generally, mostly
  • ガイ appearance, look, aspect

Main Radical


Reading Commonality

Character Breakdown

outline, condition, approximation
ガイ おおむ.ね (8th, N1)
tree, wood
き こ- モク (1st, N5)
previously, already, long ago
すで.に キ (8th, N1)
northeast (Oriental zodiac), stopping, good radical (no. 138)
コン うしとら (Kentei Pre-1)
day, sun, Japan
ひ ニチ ジツ (1st, N5)
garment, clothes, dressing
ころも イ きぬ (4th, N2)
kettle lid radical (no. 8)
トウ (Kentei 1)
sob, choke, crooked heaven radical variant (no.71)
キ ケ む (Kentei 1)
nothing, not exist, crooked heaven radical (no.71)
ブ ム なし (Kentei 1)
two, two radical (no. 7)
ニ ふた ジ (1st, N5)
legs radical (no. 10)
ジン ニン がい (Kentei 1)
katakana no radical (no. 4)
ヘツ えい よう (Kentei 1)


Unicode hex code 6982
JIS X 0208 1-19-21
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 2344
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2824
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 1048
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 1322
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha) 717
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) 959
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Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 1594
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Morohashi Daikanwajiten 15217P
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Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 1459
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 1553
Hodges & Okazaki Japanese Kanji Flashcards 1443
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 1709
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 1161
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 1107
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 1494
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 4a10.2
Four corner code 4191.4
De Roo Code 1857