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モン/MON/    かど/kado/    /to/MON/モン/    kado/かど/    to//

gate;  counter for cannons Frenchportail;  compteur de canons Portugueseportões Spanishpuerta

Radical: (gate).   Strokes: 8画.   Pinyin: mén.   Hangul:  [mun].   Nanori: じょう /  /  / ゆき / mo / to / yuki.

Jōyō Kanji 2nd Grade.   JLPT N2.

Example compounds:
モンMONぜんもんzenmon】front gate
もんちゅうmonchū】gatepost; pier
どうもんdōmon】fellow student
かどkadoかどまつkadomatsu】New Year's pine decoration
かどでkadode】leaving one's own house (e.g. when going to war); starting a new life
みかどmikado】emperor (of Japan); (the gates of an) imperial residence
toなるとnaruto】steamed fish-paste cake, sliced to decorate soup (type of kamaboko)
Codepoints and classification codes:
44-71JIS X 0208
7777.7Four Corner
3853De Roo
Dictionary indices:
4940Classic Nelson
6381The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
888New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
597Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
1616Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
385A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
601Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
105Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
41208Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 11 p. 698
211A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
161Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
143Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
269Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
231Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
168Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
376The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power by D. Crowley
445Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
1838Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1630Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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