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Kanji literal and JLPT

Kanji Details for 鴻

Strokes count

Strokes: 17



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large bird, wild goose, large, great, powerful, prosperous
  • コウ
  • ゴウ
  • おおとり
  • ひしくい
  • おおがり

Popular Words With This Kanji

  • 大鳥, 鳳, 鵬, 鴻, 凰

    large bird

    peng (in Chinese mythology, giant bird said to transform from a fish)

    fenghuang (Chinese phoenix)

  • 燕雀鴻鵠

    How can a small bird (a sparrow, a petty person) understand the aspirations of a great bird (a phoenix); Only a hero can understand a hero

  • 鴻, 菱食

    bean goose (Anser fabalis)