5 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 7th grade
JLPT exam level N2

sweet, coax, pamper, be content, sugary

  • sweet-tasting, sweet, sugary
  • to behave like a spoiled child, to fawn on
  • to pamper, to spoil
  • skillful, skilful, clever
  • カン
  • かも

Main Radical


Character Breakdown

sweet, coax, pamper
あま.い カン うま.い (7th, N2)
にじゅう ジュウ ニュウ (Kentei Pre-1)
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)


Unicode hex code 7518
JIS X 0208 1-20-37
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 2988
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 3710
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 3494
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 4306
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Morohashi Daikanwajiten 21643
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Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 1492
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 1591
Hodges & Okazaki Japanese Kanji Flashcards 738
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 1052
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 345
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 1325
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 1773
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 0a5.32
Four corner code 4477.0
De Roo Code 1978