Grade 1 kanji (Single kanji)

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Grade 1 kanji, single kanji, no okurigana or compounds. Only the stand alone reading / reading in most common word with that kanji is given.

Note; (Nearly) all meanings of the kanji are given; keep in mind that as a single word it may not mean everything listed.

Vocabulary List

  • しろ
    White
    new
    8338
  • あお
    Blue
    new
    8337
  • あか
    Red
    new
    8336
  • あめ
    Rain
    new
    8335
  • きん / かね
    Gold, money
    new
    8334
  • くるま
    Car, wheeled vehicle
    new
    8333
  • かい
    Shellfish
    new
    8332
  • いと
    Thread
    new
    8331
  • たけ
    Bamboo
    new
    8330
  • いし
    Stone
    new
    8329
  • おう
    King
    new
    8328
  • たま
    Ball, sphere, jem
    new
    8327
  • Fire
    new
    8326
  • みず
    Water
    new
    8325
  • せい
    Right, correct, true
    new
    8324
  • もり
    Woods, common Japanese surname (Mori)
    new
    8323
  • まち
    Town
    new
    8322
  • むら
    Village
    new
    8321
  • こう
    School
    new
    8320
  • がく
    Study
    new
    8319
  • Character, letter
    new
    8318
  • ぶん
    Writing, sentence
    new
    8317
  • ほん
    Book, origin
    new
    8316
  • ゆう
    Evening
    new
    8315
  • さき
    Previous, ahead
    new
    8314
  • やす(み/む)
    Relax, rest, vacation
    new
    8313
  • た(ち)
    Stand (up)
    new
    8312
  • Exit, leave, come out
    new
    8311
  • はい(る) / い(る)
    Enter
    new
    8310
  • まる / えん
    Circle, yen
    new
    8309
  • Spirit
    new
    8308
  • ちから
    Power, strength
    new
    8307
  • おと
    Sound
    new
    8306
  • み / けん
    Look, View
    new
    8305
  • あし
    Foot, leg
    new
    8304
  • Hand
    new
    8303
  • くち
    Mouth, opening
    new
    8302
  • みみ
    Ear
    new
    8301
  • Eye
    new
    8300
  • Child
    new
    8299
  • おとこ
    Male
    new
    8298
  • おんな
    Female
    new
    8297
  • ひと
    Person
    new
    8296
  • Name, reputation
    new
    8295
  • いぬ
    Dog
    new
    8294
  • むし
    Insect
    new
    8293
  • くさ
    Grass
    new
    8292
  • はな
    Flower
    new
    8291
  • なま / せい
    Raw, life, live
    new
    8290
  • てん
    Sky, heaven
    new
    8289
  • Rice paddy, field
    new
    8288
  • そら
    Sky, air
    new
    8287
  • つち
    Soil, earth
    new
    8286
  • かわ
    River
    new
    8285
  • やま
    Mountain
    new
    8284
  • はやし
    Forest, common Japanese surname (Hayashi)
    new
    8283
  • Tree, wood
    new
    8282
  • はや
    Early, fast
    new
    8281
  • とし
    Year
    new
    8280
  • Day, sun
    new
    8279
  • つき
    Month, moon
    new
    8278
  • しょう
    Small, little
    new
    8277
  • だい
    Big, large
    new
    8276
  • なか
    Inside, middle
    new
    8274
  • みぎ
    Right
    new
    8273
  • ひだり
    Left
    new
    8272
  • した
    Below, down
    new
    8271
  • うえ
    Top, up
    new
    8270
  • せん
    Thousand
    new
    8269
  • ひゃく
    Hundred
    new
    8268
  • じゅう
    Ten
    new
    8267
  • きゅう / く
    Nine
    new
    8266
  • はち
    Eight
    new
    8265
  • なな / しち
    Seven
    new
    8264
  • ろく
    Six
    new
    8263
  • Five
    new
    8262
  • よん / し
    Four
    new
    8261
  • さん
    Three
    new
    8260
  • Two
    new
    8259
  • いち
    One
    new
    8258
Grade 1 kanji (Single kanji)
80 vocabularies