6 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 11th grade
JLPT exam level N1


  • なに
  • なんぞ
  • いかん
  • とも
  • やす

Main Radical


Reading Commonality


Character Breakdown

ナ ダ なに (11th, N1)
tender, weak, gradually alternating
ゼン ネン あや.うい
upside-down box radical (no. 13)
キョウ ケイ (Kentei 1)
two, two radical (no. 7)
ニ ふた ふだ (1st, N5)

Contained In

Common Words

master (of a house, shop, etc.) ②husband ③sir ④patron of a mistress, geisha, bar or nightclub hostess
moment ②kshana
husband ②master (of a house, shop, etc.)
Naha (city in Okinawa)
(one's) father-in-law ②(one's) employer ③principal supporter of a temple
an extremely great number (often said to be 100 million) ②10^60 (or 10^72)
one of the six administrators of a Zen temple (in charge of general affairs)
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Unicode hex code 90A3
JIS X 0208 1-38-65
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 4757
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 6129
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 843
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 1047
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha) 564
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) 748
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 2960
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 1992
Gakken A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage 1257
O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 416
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 39306X
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 2251
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 826
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 2d4.6
Four corner code 1752.7