SKIP is a convenient way to find Japanese kanjis.
It often looks similar to this:


Is there a SKIP program for Linux?


  • Works offline
  • Open source
  • Fast to launch and search
  • Have a look at en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gjiten - I have heard that it supports SKIP, but as I can't understand it myself, I can't verify it. – Angelo Fuchs Jul 17 '15 at 8:28
  • @AngeloFuchs: I use Gjiten every day. Some forks of Gjiten can show a kanji's SKIP number, but none has any SKIP search feature unfortunately. – Nicolas Raoul Jul 17 '15 at 9:50

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