8 strokes
turban, scarf
quire (of paper), bundle of seaweed, counter for screens, notebook
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
2208 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers


Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 帖合 【チョウアイ】 type of commission system in the book industry in Japan
  • 捕物帳 【トリモノチョウ】 detective story (esp. one from the Edo period featuring thief-takers), detective's memoirs, thief taker's memoirs
  • 写生帖 【シャセイチョウ】 sketchbook
  • 帖 【ジョウ】 folding book, counter for units of paper and nori (48 pages of Mino paper; 20 pages of hanshi; 10 sheets of nori), counter for folding books, folding screens, shields, etc., counter for pairs of curtains, counter for tatami mats
  • 法帖 【ホウジョウ】 copybook printed from the works of old masters of calligraphy
  • 画帖 【ガジョウ】 picture album


tie1, tie3, tie4
cheob, che


  • manojo de algas
  • taco de papel
  • libreta
  • contador para papeles y algas



1473 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
563 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
342 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
256 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
8849 Morohashi
286 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1558 New Nelson (John Haig)
2231 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2338 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3f5.2 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-5 SKIP code
4126.0 Four corner code
36-01 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5e16 Unicode hex code