how many kanjis exist?

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No one really knows, but htere are easily over 50,000. Before you have a nervous breakdown, only a small fraction of these are used in daily reading. 1,006 Kanji are required learning in elementary school, and 2,136 in high-school.


You can read more here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kanji#Total_number_of_kanji

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Answered 7 years ago