9 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 6th grade
JLPT exam level N2

spring, fountain

  • spring
  • セン
  • いず
  • ずい
  • ずみ
  • ぜい
  • ぜん

Main Radical

(KanXi) (Nelson)

Reading Commonality

セン 36.4%
ぜん 36.4%
いずみ 27.1%

Character Breakdown

spring, fountain
セン ぜん いずみ (6th, N2)
しろ ハク しら- (1st, N5)
katakana no radical (no. 4)
ヘツ えい よう (Kentei 1)
day, sun, Japan
ひ にっ ニチ (1st, N5)
みず スイ み (1st, N5)

Contained In

Common Words

hot spring ②onsen
underground spring ②Hades
garden pond ②fountain
source (of a spring, etc.) ②source (of payment, energy, knowledge, etc.)
inn with hot spring facilities
hot spring district (within a town)
Izumi fever (resembles scarlet fever)
the 83 new LDP members of parliament elected in the Sept. 2005 general election
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Unicode hex code 6CC9
JIS X 0208 1-32-84
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 3099
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 3095
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2567
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 3176
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O'Neill, P.G. Essential Kanji 915
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 17274
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Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 1192
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 1253
Hodges & Okazaki Japanese Kanji Flashcards 674
Henshall & De Groot A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese, 3rd ed. 926
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 887
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 840
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 1154
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 135
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 3a5.33
Four corner code 2623.2
De Roo Code 842