# 数

13 strokes
rap 攴 (攵)
Parts:
Variants:
number, strength, fate, law, figures
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N3
148 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

## Stroke order

• 数 【スウ】 several, a number of, quantity, amount, counting, figures, numbers, number, numeral, figure, number, destiny, fate, course of events, trend
• 数学 【スウガク】 mathematics
• 算数 【サンスウ】 arithmetic, calculation
• 日数 【ニッスウ】 number of days
• 数 【スウ】 several, a number of, quantity, amount, counting, figures, numbers, number, numeral, figure, number, destiny, fate, course of events, trend
• 数学 【スウガク】 mathematics
• 数牌 【シューパイ】 suited tiles

• 数 【かず】 number, amount
• 数多く 【かずおおく】 in great numbers
• 日数 【にっすう】 number of days
• 手数 【てすう】 trouble, bother, number of moves (in go, shogi, etc.), number of punches (in boxing)
• 数える 【かぞえる】 to count, to enumerate
• 屡々 【しばしば】 often, again and again, frequently, repeatedly

Japanese names:
じゅ
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
shu4, shu3, shuo4
Korean:
su, chog

• número
• cifra
• contar

• número
• vigor
• destino
• lei
• figuras

## French

• nombre
• compter
• destin
• loi
• chiffres
 262 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade) 168 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot) 151 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall) 188 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage 2057 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson) 429 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill) 592 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki) 2169 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill) 3.6 Japanese for Busy People 225 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky) 225 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky) 529 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono) 945 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 2245 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern) 1170 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern) 1591 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern) 938 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette) 13319 Morohashi 1790 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern) 2353 New Nelson (John Haig) 929 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig) 998 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig) 159 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley) 227 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
 1066 2001 Kanji 4i9.1 The Kanji Dictionary 1-9-4 SKIP code 9844.0 Four corner code
 1-31-84 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code 6570 Unicode hex code

# 個

10 strokes
man, human 人 (亻)
Parts:
Variants:
individual, counter for articles
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 5
JLPT level N2
451 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

## Stroke order

• 個 【コ】 counter for articles, counter for military units, individual
• 個人 【コジン】 individual, private person, personal, private
• 好個 【コウコ】 excellent, fine, pertinent
• 複数個 【フクスウコ】 multitude
• 箇 【カ】 counter for the ichi-ni-san counting system (usu. directly preceding the item being counted), a noun read using its on-yomi
• 箇所 【カショ】 place, point, part, spot, area, passage, portion, counter for places, parts, passages, etc.

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
ge4, ge5
Korean:
gae

• individuo
• individual

## Portuguese

• indivíduo
• sufixo para contagem de para artigos

## French

• individuel
• privé
• compteur d'articles
• compteur d'unités militaires
 603 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade) 695 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot) 669 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall) 565 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage 489 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson) 502 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill) 322 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki) 3.1 Japanese for Busy People 973 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky) 1005 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky) 469 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono) 104 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 132 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern) 87 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern) 100 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern) 982 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette) 758 Morohashi 117 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern) 258 New Nelson (John Haig) 973 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig) 1047 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig) 455 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley) 711 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
 2177 2001 Kanji 2a8.36 The Kanji Dictionary 1-2-8 SKIP code 2620.0 Four corner code
 1-24-36 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code 500b Unicode hex code