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kanji list - Grade 2
Japanese school grade 2 kanji group. There are about 160 kanji characters that are taught in grade 2 at Japanese schools.
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引pull, tug 羽feathers (radical 124) 雲cloud 園park, garden 遠distant, far 黄yellow (radical (201) 何what 夏summer 家house, home 科department, course 歌song, sing 画brush-stroke, picture 会meeting, meet 回-times, round 海sea, ocean 絵picture, drawing 外outside 角angle, corner 楽music, comfort 活lively, resuscitation 間interval, space 丸round, full (month) 岩boulder, rock 顔face, expression 帰homecoming, arrive at 汽vapor, steam 記scribe, account 弓bow, archery bow 牛cow 魚fish (radical 195) 京capital, 10**16 強strong 教teach, faith 近near, early 兄elder brother, big brother 形shape, form 計plot, plan 元beginning, former time 原meadow, original 言say (radical 149) 古old 戸door, counter for houses 午noon, sign of the horse 後behind, back 語word, speech 交mingle, mixing 光ray, light 公public, prince 工craft, construction 広wide, broad 考consider, think over 行going, carry out 高tall, expensive 合fit, suit 国country 黒black (radical 203) 今now 才genius, years old 細dainty, get thin 作make, production 算calculate, divining 姉elder sister 市market, city 思think 止stop, halt (radical 77) 紙paper 寺Buddhist temple 時time, hour 自oneself (radical 132) 室room, apartment 社company, firm 弱weak, frail 首neck (radical 185) 秋autumn 週week 春springtime, spring (season) 書write 少few, little 場location, place 色color (radical 139) 食eat, food (radical 184) 心heart, mind 新new 親parent, intimacy 図map, drawing 数number, strength 星star, spot 晴clear up 声voice 西west, Spain 切cut, cutoff 雪snow 線line, track 船ship, boat 前in front, before 組association, braid 走run (radical 156 多many, frequent 太plump, thick 体body, substance 台pedestal, a stand 谷valley (radical 150) 知know, wisdom 地ground, earth 池pond, cistern 茶tea 昼daytime, noon 朝morning, dynasty 長long, leader 鳥bird (radical 196) 直straightaway, honesty 通traffic, pass through 弟younger brother, faithful service to elders 店store, shop 点spot, point 電electricity 冬winter 刀sword, saber 東east 当hit, right 答solution, answer 頭head, counter for large animals 同same, agree 道road-way, street 読read 内inside, within 南south 肉meat (radical 130) 馬horse (radical 187) 買buy 売sell 麦barley, wheat 半half, middle 番turn, number in a series 父father (radical 88) 風air, wind (radical 182) 聞hear, ask 米rice (radical 119) 歩walk, counter for steps 母mother 方direction, person 北north 妹younger sister 毎every 万ten thousand, 10 明bright, light 鳴chirp, cry 毛fur, hair 門gate (radical 169) 夜night, evening 野plains, field 矢arrow (radical 111) 友friend 曜weekday 用utilize, business 来come, due 理logic, arrangement 話tale, talk