JLPT N2 Kanji List

This is the JLPT N2 kanji list, which includes 374 characters specific to the N2 level.

complete JLPT N2 Kanji List

You must know about 1,000 kanji in total in order to pass the JLPT N2, including kanji from N3, N4 & N5, so make sure to review those lists as well.

Click on any of the kanji below to go to the lesson for that kanji. There you can get more detailed information, including common vocabulary words and example sentences using that kanji.

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# Kanji Onyomi Kunyomi Kanji Meaning
301 kitsu

キツ

no(mu)

の(む)

consume, eat, drink, smoke, receive
302 kan

カン

ho(su), hi(ru)

ほ(す)、 ひ(る)

dry; parch
303 chuu, ki

チュウ、 キ

mushi

むし

insect; bug
304 satsu

サツ

su(ru), ha(ku)

す(る)、 は(く)

printing; print; brush
305 tou

トウ

yu

hot water; bath; hot spring
306 you

ヨウ

to(keru)

と(ける)

melt; dissolve; thaw
307 kou

コウ

aragane

あらがね

mineral; ore
308 rui

ルイ

namida

なみだ

tears; sympathy
309 hitsu

ヒツ

hiki

ひき

counter for small animals
310 son

ソン

mago

まご

grandchild; descendants
311 ei

エイ

surudo(i)

するど(い)

pointed; sharpness; edge; weapon; sharp; violent
312 shi

eda

えだ

bough; branch; twig; limb; counter for branches
313 to

nu(ru), nu(ri)

ぬ(る)、 ぬ(り)

paint; smear; coating
314 ken

ケン

noki

のき

flats; counter for houses
315 doku

ドク

poison; germ; harm
316 kyou

キョウ

sake(bu)

さけ(ぶ)

shout; exclaim; yell
317 hai

ハイ

oga(mu)

おが(む)

worship; adore; pray to
318 hyou

ヒョウ

koori, hi

こおり、 ひ

ice; hail; freeze
319 kan

カン

kawa(ku)

かわ(く)

drought; dry; drink up; heaven
320 bou

ボウ

rod; stick; cane; pole
321 ki

ino(ru)

いの(る)

pray; wish
322 shuu

シュウ

hiro(u)

ひろ(う)

pick up; gather; find
323 fun

フン

kona

こな

flour; powder; dust
324 shi

ito

いと

thread
325 men

メン

wata

わた

cotton
326 kan

カン

ase

あせ

sweat; perspire
327 dou

ドウ

akagane

あかがね

copper
328 shitsu

シツ

shime(ru)

しめ(る)

damp; wet; moist
329 bin

ビン

kame, hei

かめ、 へい

bottle; jar; jug; urn
330 shou

ショウ

sa(ku)

さ(く)

blossom; bloom
331 shou

ショウ

me(su)

め(す)

call; send for; wear; buy, to eat, to drink
332 kan

カン

kama

かま

tin can; container
333 seki

セキ

vessels; counter for ships; fish; one of a pair
334 shi

abura

あぶら

fat; grease; lard
335 jou, sei

ジョウ、 セイ

mu(su)

む(す)

steam; heat; foment
336 ki

hada

はだ

texture; skin; body; grain
337 kou

コウ

tagaya(su)

たがや(す)

till; plow; cultivate
338 don

ドン

nibu(i), namaku(ra)

にぶ(い)、 なまく(ら)

dull; slow; foolish; blunt
339 dei

デイ

doro

どろ

mud; adhere to; be attached to
340 guu

グウ

sumi

すみ

corner; nook
341 tou

トウ

hi, tomo(su)

ひ、とも(す)

lamp; a light; counter for lights
342 shin

シン

kara(i), tsura(i)

から(い)、 つら(い)

spicy; hot
343 ma

miga(ku)

みが(く)

grind; polish; improve; brush (teeth)
344 baku

バク

mugi

むぎ

barley; wheat
345 sei, shou

セイ、 ショウ

surname
346 tou

トウ

tsutsu

つつ

cylinder; pipe; tube
347 bi

hana

はな

nose; snout
348 ryuu

リュウ

tsubu

つぶ

grains; drop; counter for tiny particles
349 shi

part of speech; words
350 i

stomach; crop
351 jou, chou

ジョウ、 チョウ

tatami

たたみ

tatami mat; fold
352 ki

tsukue

つくえ

desk; table
353 fu

hada

はだ

skin; body; texture
354 taku

タク

susu(gu)

すす(ぐ)

laundry; wash; rinse
355 tou

トウ

pagoda; tower; steeple
356 futsu

フツ

wa(ku)

わ(く)

seethe; boil; ferment
357 kai

カイ

hai

はい

ashes; cremate
358 ka

candy; cakes; fruit
359 bou

ボウ

cap; headgear
360 ko

ka(reru)

か(れる)

wither; die; dry up; be seasoned
361 ryou

リョウ

suzu(shii)

すず(しい)

refreshing; nice and cool
362 shuu

シュウ

fune

ふね

boat; ship
363 bai

バイ

kai

かい

shellfish
364 fu

token; sign; mark
365 zou

ゾウ

niku(mu)

にく(む)

hate; detest
366 bei

ベイ

sara, zara

さら、 ざら

dish; a helping; plate
367 kou

コウ

gaenji(ru)

がえんじ(る)

agreement; consent; comply with
368 sou

ソウ

hasha(gu)

はしゃ(ぐ)

parch; dry up
369 chiku

チク

livestock; domestic fowl and animals
370 bou, bo

ボウ、 ボッ

boy, priest
371 kyou

キョウ

hasa(mu)

はさ(む)

pinch; between
372 don

ドン

kumo(ru)

くも(る)

cloudy weather
373 teki

テキ

shizuku, shitata(ru)

しずく、 したた(る)

drip; drop
374 shi

ukaga(u)

うかが(う)

visit; ask; inquire; question

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