Kana: ゲン、あらわ.れる、あらわ.す、うつつ、うつ.つ
Romaji: gen, arawa.reru,, utsutsu, utsu.tsu

Name Readings

Kana: あきら、きら
Romaji: akira, kira


present, existing, actual

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  11
Radical Number:  96
Frequency:  85
Grade:  5
Skip Pattern:  1-4-7
Korean Reading:  hyeon
Chinese Reading:  xian4
Unicode:  73fe
JIS:  383D


Halpern Index: 968
Nelson Index: 2943
New Nelson Index: 3645
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 4f7.3
Four Corner Index: 1611.0
Guide to Remembering Index: 666
Gakken Index: 82
Japanese Names Index: 1360
Daikanwanjiten Index: 21004
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 7.0921
Remembering the kanji Index: 259
Kanji Way Index: 67
Kanji Flashcards Index: 735
Kodansha Compact Index: 1320
Read Writing Kanji Third Index: 692
Kanji in Context Index: 578
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 657
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 879
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 265
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 275
Essential Kanji Index: 495
Kodansha Kanji Index: 1218
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 3157
Read Writing the Kanji Index: 602
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 732


現つ (うつつ)
reality; consciousness
現在 (げんざい)
now; current; present; present time; as of
表現 (ひょうげん)
expression; presentation; representation; notation
実現 (じつげん)
implementation (e.g. of a system); materialization; materialisation; realization; realisation
出現 (しゅつげん)
appearance; arrival; make one's appearance
present (e.g. government, administration); current; existing
現代 (げんだい)
nowadays; modern era; modern times; present-day
現れる (あらわれる)
to appear; to come in sight; to become visible; to come out; to embody; to materialize; to materialise; to be expressed (e.g. emotions); to become apparent (e.g. trends, effects)
現役 (げんえき)
active duty; active service; student taking (university) entrance exams while still enrolled in school; student who passed their university entrance exams on the first try
現象 (げんしょう)
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