6 strokes
allot, fill
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
949 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers


Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 充足 【ジュウソク】 sufficiency
  • 充実 【ジュウジツ】 fullness, completeness, perfection, substantiality, enhancement, improvement, enrichment, upgrading, replenishment, repletion
  • リア充 【リアジュウ】 person who is satisfied with their real (offline) life, normie
  • 事業拡充 【ジギョウカクジュウ】 business expansion

Kun reading compounds

  • 充てる 【あてる】 to assign, to set aside
  • 満たす 【みたす】 to satisfy (conditions, one's appetite, etc.), to meet (e.g. demands), to fulfill, to gratify, to fill (e.g. a cup), to pack, to supply


Japanese names:
あつ、 のぶ、 まさ、 みち、 みつ、 よし
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):


  • asignar
  • llenar
  • rellenar


  • divida
  • encher


  • attribuer
  • affecter
  • répartir
  • être plein
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