Jisho

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11 strokes
Radical:
hand 手 (扌龵)
Parts:
Variants:
sweep, brush
Kun:
は.く
On:
ソウシュ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N2
1255 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 掃除 【ソウジ】 cleaning, sweeping, dusting, scrubbing
  • 掃除機 【ソウジキ】 vacuum cleaner, vacuum, hoover, cleaning device
  • 清掃 【セイソウ】 cleaning, clean-up, garbage collection, scavenging
  • 一掃 【イッソウ】 clean sweep, purging, doing away with, eradication

Kun reading compounds

  • 掃く 【はく】 to sweep, to brush, to clean, to gather silkworms

Readings

Japanese names:
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
sao3, sao4
Korean:
so

Spanish

  • cepillo
  • barrer
  • arrastrar con todo

Portuguese

  • varrer
  • escovar

French

  • balayer
  • brosser
  • nettoyer
1519 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1235 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1945 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
947 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
574 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1319 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1080 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1128 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
957 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
907 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
611 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
372 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
464 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1160 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
12237P Morohashi
503 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2207 New Nelson (John Haig)
1152 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1235 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1442 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1344 2001 Kanji
3c8.22 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-8 SKIP code
5702.7 Four corner code
1-33-61 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6383 Unicode hex code

9 strokes
Radical:
water 水 (氵, 氺)
Parts:
sea, ocean
Kun:
うみ
On:
カイ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N4
200 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 海岸 【カイガン】 coast, beach
  • 海外 【カイガイ】 foreign, abroad, overseas
  • 航海 【コウカイ】 (sea) voyage, navigation, sailing, passage, cruise
  • 領海 【リョウカイ】 territorial waters

Kun reading compounds

  • 海 【うみ】 sea, ocean, waters
  • 海路 【かいろ】 sea route
  • 内海 【うちうみ】 inlet, bay, inland sea
  • 血の海 【ちのうみ】 sea of blood, pool of blood

Readings

Japanese names:
あ、 あま、 うな、 うん、 え、 か、 た、 ひろ、 ひろし、 ぶ、 まち、 まま、 み、 め、 わたる
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
hai3
Korean:
hae

Spanish

  • mar
  • océano
  • playa

Portuguese

  • oceano
  • mar

French

  • mer
  • océan
55 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
94 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
88 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
158 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2553 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
99 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
211 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1071 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
3.14 Japanese for Busy People
117 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
117 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
454 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1184 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
459 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
284 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
344 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
471 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
17450 Morohashi
384 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3133 New Nelson (John Haig)
461 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
500 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
206 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
171 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
347 2001 Kanji
3a6.20 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-6 SKIP code
3815.7 Four corner code
1-19-4 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6d77 Unicode hex code

13 strokes
Radical:
boat
Parts:
rowboat, small boat
On:
テイ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1433 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 艇 【テイ】 boat
  • 艇身 【テイシン】 boat length
  • 艦艇 【カンテイ】 naval vessels, warships
  • 競艇 【キョウテイ】 kyōtei, boat race, hydroplane racing event and gambling sport in Japan

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
ting3
Korean:
jeong

Spanish

  • bote de remos
  • bote pequeño

Portuguese

  • Barco a remo
  • pequeno barco

French

  • barque
  • petit bateau
1621 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1429 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3875 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1255 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1692 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1666 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1780 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1930 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1597 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1727 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
923 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1246 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1894 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
30440 Morohashi
1365 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
4941 New Nelson (John Haig)
1876 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2021 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1657 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
867 2001 Kanji
6c6.2 The Kanji Dictionary
1-6-7 SKIP code
1-6-6 SKIP code
2244.1 Four corner code
1-36-90 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8247 Unicode hex code