A complete list of the 1,945x essential Jōyō Kanji published by the Japanese Ministry of Education.
言葉 (ことば • kotoba)
What does the word 言葉 (ことば • kotoba) mean?
How to invite friends and make plans with people.
Food and drink
Time and seasons
lord, chief, master, main thing, principal
expert, teacher, master, model, exemplar, army (incl. counter), war
lady, woman, wife, bride
masculine, male, hero, leader, superiority, excellence
parent, intimacy, relative, familiarity, dealer (cards)
child, sign of the rat, 11PM-1AM, first sign of Chinese zodiac
younger brother, faithful service to elders
elder brother, big brother
old man, grampa
old woman, grandma, wet nurse
king, rule, magnate
sovereign, the emperor, god, creator
ancestor, pioneer, founder
people, nation, subjects
gentleman, samurai, samurai radical (no. 33)
newborn babe, child, young of animals
on foot, junior, emptiness, vanity, futility, uselessness, ephemeral thing, gang, set, party, people
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