Kyōiku kanjiJōyō kanji2nd grade kanji7 strokesJLPT N2 kanji


Kyōiku kanji
Kanji that Japanese students should learn in elementary school #kyoiku
Jōyō kanji
Kanji considered of common use by the Japanese Ministry of Education #joyo
2nd grade kanji
Kanji learned in second grade (elementary school) #grade-2
7 strokes
Kanji with 7 strokes #strokes-7
JLPT N2 kanji
JLPT N2 kanji: Upper-intermediate Level #jlpt2k


  • On'yomi
  • Kun'yomi
  • Nanori
  • Chinese (pinyin)
  • Korean (hangul)
  • Korean (romanized)
  • Vietnamese
  • Kantenji (braille kanji)


Stroke order

Not available for this kanji.

角 stroke 1角 stroke 2角 stroke 3角 stroke 4角 stroke 5角 stroke 6角 stroke 7角 stroke 8
Number of strokes: 7

Components in kanji 角

Similar kanji



Popular words containing this kanji

popularJLPT N5noun (generic)
  • corner, edge
角度 かくど
popularJLPT N2noun (generic)adjective (generic)
  • angle
三角 さんかく
popularJLPT N2noun (generic)
  • triangle, triangular shape
街角 まちかど
popularJLPT N2noun (generic)
  • street corner
四角い しかくい
popularJLPT N2adjective (generic)
  • square, rectangular

Extended information

  • Frequency 805
  • <p>KANJIDIC Project</p> 331
    <p>"Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary", by <em>Andrew Nelson</em> (now published as the "Classic" Nelson)</p> 4301
    <p>"The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary", by <em>John Haig</em></p> 5543
    <p>"New Japanese-English Character Dictionary", by <em>Jack Halpern</em></p> 2047
    <p>"Kanji Learners Dictionary" (Kodansha) by <em>Jack Halpern</em></p> 1293
    <p>"Remembering The Kanji" by <em>James Heisig</em></p> 1812
    <p>"A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage" (Gakken)</p> 714
    <p>"Japanese Names", by <em>P.G. O'Neill</em></p> 547
    <p>"Essential Kanji" by <em>.GP. O'Neill</em></p> 273
    <p>"Daikanwajiten" by <em>Morohashi</em></p> 35003:10:352
    <p>"A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters" by <em>Kenneth G. Henshall</em></p> 243
    <p>"Kanji and Kana" by <em>Spahn</em> and <em>Hadamitzky</em></p> 473
    <p>"Kanji and Kana" by <em>Spahn</em> and <em>Hadamitzky</em> (2011 edition)</p> 481
    <p>"A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese" by <em>Florence Sakade</em></p> 173
    <p>Japanese Kanji Flashcards, by <em>Max Hodges</em> and <em>Tomoko Okazaki</em> (Series 1)</p> 891
    <p>"A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese" 3rd edition, by <em>Henshall</em>, <em>Seeley</em> and <em>De Groot</em></p> 97
    <p>Tuttle Kanji Cards, by <em>Alexander Kask</em></p> 138
    <p>"Kanji in Context" by <em>Nishiguchi</em> and <em>Kono</em></p> 716
    <p>"Japanese For Busy People" vols I-III, published by the AJLT. The codes are the <code>volume.chapter</code></p> 0
    <p>The "Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide"</p> 1650
    <p>Codes from <em>Yves Maniette</em>'s "Les Kanjis dans la tete" French adaptation of <em>Heisig</em></p> 1829
    <p>"Remembering The Kanji, 6th Ed." by <em>James Heisig</em></p> 1953
    <p>"Kodansha Kanji Dictionary", (2nd Ed. of the NJECD) by <em>Jack Halpern</em></p> 2541
    <p>"Kanji Learners Dictionary" (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) by <em>Jack Halpern</em></p> 1761
  • <p><em>Halpern</em>'s SKIP (System of Kanji Indexing by Patterns) code</p> 2-2-5
    <p>The descriptor codes for The Kanji Dictionary (Tuttle1996) by <em>Spahn</em> and <em>Hadamitzky</em></p> 2n5.1
    <p>The "Four Corner" code for the kanji. This is a code invented by <em>Wang Chen</em> in 1928</p> 2722.7
    <p>The codes developed by the late <em>Father Joseph De Roo</em>, and published in his book "2001 Kanji" (Bonjinsha)</p> 2545
  • <p>JIS X 0208-1997 - kuten coding <code>nn-nn</code></p> 1-19-49
    <p>Decimal representation of the UTF16 character</p> 35282