Kanji Details
Kanji:
Meaning: language; word; tell
Readings: ご、かた
GO, kata
Halpern Index: 1543
Grade: 2
Stroke Count: 14
Skip Code: 1-7-7
Frequency of Use: 265
Unicode Character: 8A9E
Brush-Stroke Diagram:

Examples

げんご
gengo
language
たんご
tango
vocabulary
にほんご
nihongo
the Japanese language
えいご
eigo
the English language
ふつご
futsugo
French (language)
語でってください にほんごでいってください
Nihongo de ittekudasai
Please say it in Japanese.
語でってください えいごでいってください
Eego de ittekudasai
Please say it in English.
にほんごのうりょくしけん
nihongo nouryoku shiken
Japanese language proficiency test (JPLT)
がいこくご
gaikokugo
foreign language
ごじゅん
gojun
word order
ひょうご
hyougo
motto; slogan
ごく
goku
words; phrases
[Jesus] said to them, "You are from below; I am from above.  You are of this world; I am not of this world.  I told you that you would die in your sins; if you do not believe that I am the one I claim to be, you will indeed die in your sins."
— John 8:23-24
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