Kana: テン、あまつ、あめ、あま-
Romaji: ten, amatsu, ame, ama-

Name Readings

Kana: あき、あも、た、たかし、て、なま
Romaji: aki, amo, ta, takashi, te, nama


heavens, sky, imperial

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  4
Radical Number:  1
Frequency:  512
Grade:  1
Skip Pattern:  4-4-1
Korean Reading:  cheon
Chinese Reading:  tian1
Unicode:  5929
JIS:  4537


Halpern Index: 3442
Nelson Index: 16
New Nelson Index: 1138
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 0a4.21
Four Corner Index: 1043.0
Guide to Remembering Index: 58
Gakken Index: 364
Japanese Names Index: 93
Daikanwanjiten Index: 5833
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 3.0463
Remembering the kanji Index: 428
Busy People Index: 2.8
Kanji Way Index: 277
Kanji Flashcards Index: 41
Kodansha Compact Index: 410
Read Writing Kanji Third Index: 67
Kanji in Context Index: 462
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 2148
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 2898
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 435
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 457
Essential Kanji Index: 78
Kodansha Kanji Index: 4250
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 3163
Read Writing the Kanji Index: 119
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 34


sky; heaven; svarga (heaven-like realm visited as a stage of death and rebirth); deva (divine being of Buddhism)
楽天 (らくてん)
天井 (てんじょう)
ceiling; ceiling price
四天王 (してんのう)
the Four Heavenly Kings (Dhrtarastra, Virudhaka, Virupaksa, and Vaisravana); the big four (i.e. four leaders in a given field)
天候 (てんこう)
天気 (てんき)
weather; the elements; fair weather; fine weather
天下 (てんか、てんが、てんげ)
the whole world; the whole country; society; the public; supremacy over a nation; government of a country; the ruling power; having one's own way; doing as one pleases; peerless; incomparable; superlative; world-famous; shogun (Edo period)
天狗 (てんぐ)
long-nosed goblin; bragging; braggart
天空 (てんくう)
sky; air; ether; firmament; the heavens
天王 (てんのう)
heavenly king; Gozu Tenno (deity said to be the Indian god Gavagriva)
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