Jisho

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17 strokes
Radical:
cow 牛 (牜)
Parts:
Variants:
sacrifice
Kun:
いけにえ
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1189 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 犠牲者 【ギセイシャ】 victim
  • 犠牲 【ギセイ】 sacrifice, victim, scapegoat, sacrifice (to the gods)
  • 供犠 【クギ】 sacrifice, sacrificial animal

Kun reading compounds

  • 生贄 【いけにえ】 sacrifice (to the gods), victim, scapegoat

Readings

Chinese:
xi1
Korean:
heui

Spanish

  • sacrificio
  • chivo expiatorio
  • víctima

Portuguese

  • Sacrifício

French

  • sacrifice
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1-4-13 SKIP code
2855.3 Four corner code
1-21-30 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
72a0 Unicode hex code