Kanji by Grade

By アラン ミラー


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Grades -- First | Second | Third | Fourth

First Grade   (79 Kanji)
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  • Second Grade   (160 Kanji)
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  • Third Grade   (198 Kanji)
  • 調
  • 使
    1. Fourth Grade
    2. Target, Adjective suffix Teki Mato
    3. Discussion Gi
    4. War Ikusa, Sen, Tatakau
    5. People Min Tami
    6. Link, Succession Ren Tsuraneru, Tsureru
    7. Concern, Relation Kan Seki
    8. Machine, Opportunity Ki Hata
    9. Need, Require Yô Iru
    10. Become, Consist of Jô, Sei Naru
    11. Choose Erabu
    12. Most Sai Mottomo
    13. Prefecture Fu
    14. Law Hô, Hatsu
    15. Approximately, Promise Yaku
    16. Negative, Non-, Bad Fu, Bu
    17. Produce San Umu
    18. By means of    I
    19. Bind Ketsu Musubu
    20. Military Gun Tsuwamono
    21. Mr/Ms -shi Uji
    22. Add, Include Ka Kuwaeru, Kuwawaru
    23. Reign, Cure Chi, Ji Naosu
    24. Cooperate Kyô
    25. Government Kan
    26. Continue, Series Zoku Tsuzu(Ku,Keru)
    27. Side Soku Gawa
    28. Idea, Plan, Expectation An
    29. Government, Department, Omit, Reflect upon Sei, Shô Kaerimiru
    30. Each Kaku Ono-ono
    31. Limited Toku
    32. Struggle, Dispute Sô, Arasou
    33. Trust, Believe Shin
    34. Without, Nothing Mu, Bu Nai
    35. Build Ken, Kon Tateru
    36. Service Ryô
    37. Advantage, Profit Ri
    38. Reform, Change Kai Aratameru
    39. Pine tree Matsu
    40. Fruit, Reward Ka Ha
    41. Without fail Hitsu Kanarazu
    42. First, Beginning Sho Hatsu, Hajime (no)
    43. Separate, Another, Specially Betsu Wakareru
    44. Put Chi Oku
    45. Labor, Effort Rô
    46. Notify Tsugeru
    47. Last, Yesterday Saku
    48. Change, Strange Hen Kawaru, Kaeru
    49. Cost Hi Tsuiyasu, Tsuieru
    50. Get Toku Eru, Uru
    51. Turn on, Add Tsuku, Fu Tsukeru
    52. 100 million Oku
    53. Explain Zei, Setsu Toku
    54. Seat Seki
    55. Hope Nozomu
    56. 好む Good Suku Konomu
    57. Go, Come, Attend San Mairu
    58. Warrior Shi
    59. Ask Kyû Motomeru
    60. Fly Hi Tobu
    61. Harm Gai
    62. Soldier Hyou, Hei
    63. Test, Try, Experiment Shi Kokoromiru, Tamesu
    64. Group, Party Tai
    65. Test, Examine Ken Tamesu
    66. English Ei
    67. Transmit, Tell Den Tsuta(u,eru)
    68. End Matsu, Batsu Sue
    69. Center  
    70. &#;
    71. &#;
    72. &#;


      Stopped here


    73. Together Tomo
    74. Mr/Mrs, Looks like Yô -sama
    75. Complete, Perfect Kan Mattai
    76. Politics, Rule Shô, Sei Matsurigoto
    77. Group, Party Tô
    78. Seven Shichi Nana
    79. Move Doo Ugo(ku,kasu)
    80. Truth, Ripen Jitsu Mi, Minoru


  • Buddha Butsu, Futsu Hotoke
  • Emperor Kô, ô
  • I Shi Watashi, Watakushi
  • Intermediary Chû Naka
  • Oneself Ko, Ki Onore
  • Samurai Student Gakusei
  • Teacher Shi
  • County, District Gun
  • Asia, [prefix] A
  • Bone Kotsu Hone
  • Tongue Zetsu Shita
  • Hole Ketsu Ana
  • Back, Depth Oku
  • Hard Ko Katai, Katameru
  • Length, size Take
  • Measure Sun
  • Pair Futa
  • Reach Kyû Oyobu
  • WeTITLEh Fû, Fu Tomu
  • Width, cloth Haba
  • or age -sai
  • animals (small), fish, insects -hiki -biki -ppiki
  • birds -wa -ba
  • books -satsu
  • cups of fluid -hai -bai ippai nihai
  • fish -bi
  • flat things: paper, dishes -mai
  • floors -kai -kkai -gai
  • on legs -kyaku
  • long things: pencil, tree -hon -bon -ppon
  • people -nin, hitori (1), futari (2)
  • seconds -byô
  • small objects -ko
  • Core, Center Shin
  • Go out Shutsu Desu
  • 午後 Afternoon Gogo  
  • Again   Mata
  • Before Zen Mae
  • Birth, Deceive Tan
  • Eternal Ei Nagai
  • Longtime Kyû, Ku Hisashii
  • Overnight stay Haku Tomaru
  • Slow, Late Chi Osoi, Okureru
  • Time, Hour Ji Toki
  • Bear Kuma
  • Carp Koi
  • Cat Neko
  • Crab Kai Kani
  • Crane Tsuru
  • Crow Karasu
  • Dragon Ryû Tatsu
  • Heron Sagi
  • Monkey Saru
  • Mosquito Bun Ka
  • Pig Ton Buta
  • Racoon-like Tanuki
  • Turtle Kame
  • Crab Kani
  • Octopus Tako
  • Pig Buta
  • Strawberry Ichigo
  • Tuna Maguro
  • Vinegar Su
  • Marsh Sawa
  • Well Sei, Shô I, Ido
  • Ashes Kai Hai
  • Dry Kan Hosu
  • Frost Shimo
  • Pressure Atsu
  • Smoke En, Kemuri
  • Spring, Source Sen Izumi
  • Thunder, Lightning Rai Kaminari
  • Art, Skill Gei
  • Branch, Support Shi Sasa
  • Cause In Yoru
  • Die Bô, Mô Nai
  • Dirty O Kegasu, Kitanai
  • Fame, Reputation, Praise Yo Homare
  • 香り Fragrance, Smell Kaori
  • Forbid Kin
  • Haku Haku
  • Lack Ketsu Kakeru
  • Light Hi
  • Love Koi
  • Mutual, Reciprocal Go Tagai
  • Price, Value Ka Atai
  • Profound Taku Sugureru
  • Trouble Kon Komaru
  • Cherry Tree, Blossom Sakura
  • Castle Jô Shiro
  • Desk Ki Tsukue
  • Door (paper) Fusuma
  • Floor Yuka
  • Key Kagi
  • Palace, shrine Kiyû
  • Pillow Makura
  • Road, Way Michi
  • Tatami
  • Temple, hall Dô
  • Window Mado
  • Belt, Region Tai Obi,Obiru
  • Blade Jin Ha, Yaiba
  • Boat Shû Fune, Funa
  • Chopsticks Hashi
  • Coating, Clothes I Koromo
  • Kite Tako
  • Leather, Reform Kaku Kawa
  • Scissors Hasami
  • Seat Seki
  • Shoe Kutsu
  • Umbrella San Kasa
  • Bathe Yoku Abiru/Abimasu
  • Close Hei Shimaru/Shimarimasu
  • Compare Hi Kuraberu
  • Deliver, Reach Todoku Todokeru
  • Eat, Food Kû, Shoku Taberu
  • Laugh, Smile Emu, Shô Warau
  • Learn Gaku Manabu
  • Mediate, Aid Kai Tasukeru
  • Pour, Note Chû Sosogu
  • 禁じる Prohibit Kinjiru/Kinjimasu
  • Understand Bun, Fun Wakaru
  • Wash Sen Arau/Araimasu
  • Broil Yaku
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