Jisho

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5 strokes
Radical:
mother, do not 毋 (母, ⺟)
Parts:
mother
Kun:
はは
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N5
570 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 母校 【ボコウ】 alma mater
  • 母乳 【ボニュウ】 mother's milk
  • 祖母 【ソボ】 grandmother
  • 父母 【フボ】 father and mother, parents

Kun reading compounds

  • 母 【はは】 mother
  • 母親 【ははおや】 mother
  • 父母 【ふぼ】 father and mother, parents
  • 継母 【けいぼ】 stepmother
  • 母屋 【もや】 purlin (structural beam in a roof), purline, main building (of a manor), central room (in traditional palatial-style architecture)
  • 母屋桁 【もやげた】 purlin (structural beam in a roof), purline
  • 父母 【ふぼ】 father and mother, parents
  • 乳母 【うば】 wet nurse, nursing mother

Readings

Chinese:
mu3
Korean:
mo

Spanish

  • madre
  • base
  • cimientos

Portuguese

  • mãe
  • materno

French

  • maman
  • mère
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