11 strokes
hand 手 (扌龵)
put up (a notice), put up, hoist, display, hang out, publish, describe
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
899 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers


Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 掲示 【ケイジ】 notice, bulletin, post, posting, placard
  • 掲載 【ケイサイ】 publication (e.g. of an article in a newspaper), carrying (e.g. a story), running (e.g. a serial), insertion (e.g. of an advertisement), printing, posting (e.g. on the web)
  • 再掲 【サイケイ】 redisplaying, republishing, reproduction, reprint, repost
  • 上掲 【ジョウケイ】 the above-mentioned

Kun reading compounds

  • 掲げる 【かかげる】 to put up (a notice, sign, etc.), to hang out (e.g. a banner), to fly (e.g. a flag), to hoist, to raise, to display, to hold up high, to raise overhead, to tout (a principle, plan, etc.), to herald, to hold up (an ideal), to parade (e.g. a slogan), to publish, to print, to carry (e.g. an article), to tuck up (e.g. sleeves), to roll up, to stoke (a fire), to fan (a flame)


Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
ge, gal, geol


  • colgar
  • levantar
  • alzar
  • exhibir
  • publicar


  • colocar (um aviso)
  • propor
  • alçar
  • mostrar
  • pendurar
  • publicar
  • descrever


  • afficher
  • hisser (drapeau)
  • insertion
  • cité (ci-dessus)
  • faire paraître
  • publier
  • décrire
1198 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1221 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1934 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1659 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1366 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1624 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1733 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1011 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
898 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
597 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
362 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
450 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
680 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
12311P Morohashi
494 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2194 New Nelson (John Haig)
673 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
726 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1439 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1352 2001 Kanji
3c8.13 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-8 SKIP code
5602.7 Four corner code
1-23-39 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
63b2 Unicode hex code