About the Kanji category

Browse the Kanji Dictionary.

To search, type kanji + keyword. info-icon

If you’re interested in adding or editing entries, the main GIF animated images can be downloaded from Kanji.gif by Jean-Christophe Sirot and the illustrations of old kanji from Wiktionary.


G1-G6: grade the kanji is studied in primary school
G7: denotes kanji studied in secondary school
N5: JLPT level
S4: number of strokes
RAD二: kanji radical
訓ITSU: kunyomi (Japanese reading)
音GO: onyomi (Chinese reading)
F49: frequency rank
JŌYŌ: regular-use kanji

Timog Kanji Dictionary is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0. Kanji GIF animations from Kanji.gif by Jean-Christophe Sirot and the KanjiVG project by Ulrich Apel. Kanji illustrations from Wiktionary. All under CC BY-SA 3.0 license.