Database for the 1,945 basic Japanese kanji (J-1945D)

Title

Database for the 1,945 basic Japanese kanji (J-1945D) [Electronic resource] / by Tamaoka, Kirsner, Yanase, Miyaoka and Kawakami

Author

Tamaoka, Katsuo; Kirsner, Kim; Yanase, Yushi

Availability

Distributed by the University of Oxford under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

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Languages

Japanese; English

Editorial Practice

Encoding format: Microsoft Excel 2000

OTA keywords

Electronic publications -- Japan -- 20th century
Databases -- Japan -- 20th century

LC keywords

Alphabets -- Japan -- 20th century
Dictionaries -- Japan -- 20th century
Etymological dictionaries -- Japan -- 20th century

Extent
  • designation: Text data
  • size: (2 files : ca. 924, 59 KB
Creation Date

2000-05-01

Source Description

JIS 1-shu kanji 2965 ji wo mochiite sakusei sareru kanji niji jukugosuu hyoo — School of Education bulletin Kawakami, Masahiro 33 v. Nagoya University [Nagoya]: 1964-1997

Note: In Japanese

Note: English translation of article title: Tables of two-kanji compound words constructed with 2,965 JIS 1st kanji characters

Note: Information concerning kanji neighbourhood size incells 9, 10, and 11 of electronic database was taken from this article which appeared in v. 44 (1997), p. 243-299

Gendai Shinbun no kanji / Kokuritsu Kokugo Kenkyujo Kokuritsu Kokugo Kenkyujo (Japan) iv, 527 p. ; 26 cm. Shuei Shuppan, Showa 51 Tokyo: 1976-01-01 : Kokuritsu Kokugo Kenkyujo hokoku ; 56

Note: In Japanese

Note: English translation of title: Japanese kanji characters in modern newspapers

Note: Information regarding kanji print-frequency in cell 6 of the electronic database was taken from this publication

Jito / Shirakawa Shizuka Shirakawa, Shizuka, 1910- : Fukyuhan, shohan iii, 1013 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. Heibonsha Tokyo: 1994 ISBN: 4582128114

Note: In Japanese

Note: English translation of title: Kanji etymology

Note: Information regarding the six categorizations of kanji in cell 3 of the electronic database was taken from this publication

Note: These categorizations are traditionally used for Japanese kanji and so electronic transcription of such information has not resulted in an infringement of copyright

Shinbun denshi media no kanji -- Asahi shinbun CD-ROM niyoru kanji hindo hyoo / Yokoyama Shoichi ... Yokoyama, Shoichi, 1959-; Sasahara, H.; Nozaki, H. iv, 294 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. Sanseido Tokyo: 1998 ISBN: 4385358370

Note: Added author: E. Long

Note: In Japanese

Note: English translation of title: Japanese kanji in the newspaper -- kanji frequency index from the Asahi newspaper on CD-ROM

Note: Information for cells 7 and 8 of the electronic database was taken from this publication with the permission of Yokoyama and the publisher

Notes

Other co-authors: Yayoi Miyaoka and Masahiro Kawakami

Contents: File 1. Explanation of the Database for the 1,945 basic Japanese kanji (J-1945D) ; File 2. Database for the 1945 basic Japanese Kanji (J-1945D)

The Japanese government published a list of the 1,945 most commonly-used basic kanji in 1981. This database contains 27 seperate descriptions (cells) of each basic Japanese kanji which cover such fields as classification, frequency of use, number of strokes, pronunciation, etc.

Permanent URL

http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/2417