Japanese Dictionary

Kanji literal and JLPT

Strokes count

Strokes: 13



On'Yomi Readings

On'Yomi Readings

  • エン
On'Yomi Readings

Kun'Yomi Readings

  • さる

Popular Words With This Kanji

  • monkey (esp. the Japanese macaque, Macaca fuscata)

    sly person

    sliding wooden bolt (for holding a door or window shut)

    clasp used to control the height of a pot-hook

    bathhouse prostitute

  • 猿人

    ape man

  • 猿楽, 申楽, 散楽

    sarugaku (form of theatre popular in Japan during the 11th to 14th centuries)


    fooling around

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