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/GA/    われ/ware/    /wa/    わ.が-/    わが-/waga-/GA//    ware/われ/    wa//わ.が-/    waga-/わが-/

ego;  I;  selfish;  our;  oneself Frenchego;  je;  moi;  égoïste;  notre;  soi-même Portugueseego;  Eu;  egoísta;  nosso;  a si próprio Spanishyo;  uno mismo;  ego

Radical: (halberd).   Strokes: 7画.   Elements: 亅戈手.   Pinyin: .   Hangul:  [a].   Nanori:  / あが / a / aga / ka.

Jōyō Kanji 6th Grade.   JLPT N1.

Example compounds:
GAがりゅうgaryū】self-taught; one's own way
むがmuga】selflessness; anatman (no-self, the Buddhist concept that in nothing does there exist an inherent self, soul, or ego)
われwareながらわれながらwarenagara】even if I say so myself; for me (to do such a thing)
われらwarera】we; I; you (referring to a group of one's equals or inferiors)
われware】I; oneself; you; prefix indicating familiarity or contempt
waながらわれながらwarenagara】even if I say so myself; for me (to do such a thing)
わがはいwagahai】I (nuance of arrogance); we
が身わがみwagami】myself; I; you (referring to one's inferior)
Codepoints and classification codes:
18-70JIS X 0208
2355.0Four Corner
2259De Roo
Dictionary indices:
200Classic Nelson
2028The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
3548New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
2208Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
640Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
1392A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
545Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
719Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
11545Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 5 p. 19
817A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
1302Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
745Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
1329Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
833Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
848Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
380The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power by D. Crowley
1164Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
837Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
647Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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