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ケイ/KEI/    ギョウ/GYŌ/    かた/kata/    -がた/-gata/    かたち/katachi/    なり/nari/KEI/ケイ/    GYOU/ギョウ/    kata/かた/    -gata/-がた/    katachi/かたち/    nari/なり/

shape;  form;  style Frenchforme;  style Portugueseforma;  formulário;  estilo Spanishforma;  figura;  tipo

Radical: (bristle).   Strokes: 7画.   Elements: 廾彡ノ.   Pinyin: xíng.   Hangul:  [hyeong].   Nanori: chi.

Jōyō Kanji 2nd Grade.   JLPT N3.

Example compounds:
ケイKEI相似そうじけいsōjikei】(in geometry) similar figures
けいしつkeishitsu】form and nature
操り人あやつりにんぎょうayatsuriningyō】puppet; marionette
浄瑠璃にんぎょうじょうるりningyōjōruri】Japanese puppet theatre in which recited narrative and dialog is accompanied by a shamisen (forerunner of bunraku)
かたkataやかたぶねyakatabune】houseboat; pleasure boat (large, roofed)
作るかたちづくるkatachidukuru】to form; to shape; to make; to mold; to mould; to build up
あとかたatokata】trace; vestige; evidence
かたちkatachi作るかたちづくるkatachidukuru】to form; to shape; to make; to mold; to mould; to build up
かたちkatachi】form; visage
かおかたちkaokatachi】features; looks
なりnariみなりminari】dress; attire; clothing; getup; outfit; personal appearance
其れそれなりsorenari】in itself; as it is
ふたなりfutanari】hermaphrodite; androgyny; hermaphroditism
Codepoints and classification codes:
23-33JIS X 0208
1242.2Four Corner
3260De Roo
Dictionary indices:
1589Classic Nelson
1713The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
846New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
565Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
1711Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
408A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
414Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
223Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
9969Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 4 p. 784
104A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
395Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
200Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
518Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
115Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
141Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
306The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power by D. Crowley
509Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
3.6Japanese for Busy People by the AJLT
615Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1727Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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