Jisho

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15 strokes
Radical:
hand 手 (扌龵)
Parts:
Variants:
slap, strike, hit, beat, tell, speak
On:
ボク
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1283 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 撲滅 【ボクメツ】 eradication, extermination, destruction, suppression
  • 撲殺 【ボクサツ】 beat to death
  • 打撲 【ダボク】 blow, hit (on the body), beating

Readings

Chinese:
pu1
Korean:
bag, bog

Spanish

  • atizar
  • golpear
  • pegar

Portuguese

  • tapa
  • bater
  • acesso
  • batida
  • contar
  • falar

French

  • battre
  • claque
  • frapper
  • coup
  • dire
  • parler
1822 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1497 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1993 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1464 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1384 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1889 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
2062 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1489 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
927 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
903 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
513 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
666 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1810 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
12755 Morohashi
733 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2274 New Nelson (John Haig)
1793 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1932 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1771 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1363 2001 Kanji
3c12.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-12 SKIP code
5203.4 Four corner code
1-43-48 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
64b2 Unicode hex code

10 strokes
Radical:
weapon, lance
Parts:
Variants:
kill, murder, butcher, slice off, split, diminish, reduce, spoil
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 4
JLPT level N3
581 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 殺意 【サツイ】 intent to kill, intent to murder, urge to kill, murderous impulse
  • 殺害 【サツガイ】 killing, murder
  • 他殺 【タサツ】 murder
  • 併殺 【ヘイサツ】 double play
  • 相殺 【ソウサイ】 offset, offsetting each other, cancelling each other out, counterbalancing, set-off, setoff
  • 減殺 【ゲンサイ】 lessening, diminishing, reducing
  • 殺害 【サツガイ】 killing, murder
  • 刹那 【セツナ】 moment, instant, kshana, duration of a single mental event (about 1/75 second), shortest possible interval of time
  • 歳殺 【サイセツ】 Saisetsu, one of the eight gods of the koyomi

Kun reading compounds

  • 殺す 【ころす】 to kill, to slay, to murder, to slaughter, to suppress, to block, to hamper, to destroy (e.g. talent), to eliminate (e.g. an odour), to spoil (e.g. a flavour), to kill (e.g. one's speed), to suppress (a voice, feelings, etc.), to hold back, to stifle (a yawn, laugh, etc.), to hold (one's breath), to put out (a runner), to pawn, to put in hock
  • 削ぐ 【そぐ】 to chip (off), to shave (off), to slice (off), to sharpen, to dampen (e.g. enthusiasm), to discourage, to weaken, to reduce

Readings

Chinese:
sha1, shai4
Korean:
sal, soe

Spanish

  • matar
  • quitar la vida

Portuguese

  • matar
  • assassinato
  • açougueiro
  • fatiar
  • partir
  • diminuir
  • reduzir
  • corromper

French

  • tuer
  • meurtre
  • massacrer
  • abattre
  • trancher
  • fendre
  • diminuer
  • réduire
  • gâcher
614 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
515 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
488 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
546 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2454 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
419 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
657 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1138 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
576 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
585 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
610 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1140 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1677 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
889 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1208 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1507 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
16629 Morohashi
1324 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2994 New Nelson (John Haig)
1493 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1607 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
470 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
545 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2968 2001 Kanji
4a6.35 The Kanji Dictionary
1-6-4 SKIP code
4794.7 Four corner code
1-27-6 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6bba Unicode hex code