亜 means 'Asia'

Animation / stroke order not available.
LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
Strokes : 7    Frequency: 1210   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-14    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 101 words   Used in 176 words   Used in 3199 names   Component in 3 kanji (1 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
Kun    Asia, rank next, come after, -ous
Name    や   つぎ   つぐ
 (西) west  
Explore these components visually on The Kanji Map ⇗
LOG IN to view kanji mastery data
LOG IN to view your flashcards
In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 亜 is used 1 time, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 亜 is used 146 times, read 2 ways.
ア : 145 words FIND ALL
East Asia; the Orient
(click the word to view an additional 1 form, examples and links)
: 1 word FIND ALL
Most common form: 次ぐ
'gu' godan verb, intransitive verb
to rank next to; to come after
(click the word to view an additional 2 forms, examples and links)
An additional 30 less common words include 亜 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 997  Joy o' Kanji : 997  Key to Kanji:

Cascading kanji view

ア    Asia; rank next   
Please LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
Problem with this kanji? Question or comment? Please CONTACT US.
Kanshudo is your AI Japanese tutor, and your constant companion on the road to mastery of the Japanese language. To get started learning Japanese, just follow the study recommendations on your Dashboard. You can use Quick search (accessible using the icon at the top of every page) to look up any Japanese word, kanji or grammar point, as well as to find anything on Kanshudo quickly. For an overview, take the tour.
Search results include information from a variety of sources, including Kanshudo (kanji mnemonics, kanji readings, kanji components, vocab and name frequency data, grammar points, examples), JMdict (vocabulary), Tatoeba (examples), Enamdict (names), KanjiVG (kanji animations and stroke order), and Joy o' Kanji (kanji and radical synopses). Translations provided by Google's Neural Machine Translation engine. For more information see credits.