Jisho

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湿

12 strokes
Radical:
water 水 (氵, 氺)
Parts:
Variants:
damp, wet, moist
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N2
1517 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 湿度 【シツド】 level of humidity
  • 湿原 【シツゲン】 marshy grassland, wetlands
  • 多湿 【タシツ】 high humidity
  • 耐湿 【タイシツ】 resisting moisture

Kun reading compounds

  • 湿る 【しめる】 to become damp, to become moist, to become wet, to lack energy, to be in a slump, to be in low spirits, to feel depressed
  • 湿す 【しめす】 to wet, to moisten, to dampen

Readings

Chinese:
shi1
Korean:
seub

Spanish

  • humedecer
  • mojar

Portuguese

  • umidade
  • úmido
  • molhar

French

  • moite
  • humide
  • mouillé
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1223 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
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