Jisho

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19 strokes
Radical:
jade (king) 玉 (王)
Parts:
Variants:

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 璽 【ジ】 emperor's seal
  • 璽書 【ジショ】 document with the emperor's seal
  • 国璽 【コクジ】 the seal of state
  • 玉璽 【ギョクジ】 sovereign's seal

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
xi3
Korean:
sae, sa

Spanish

  • sello imperial

Portuguese

  • selo imperial

French

  • sceau impérial
1329 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
2019 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
71 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1866 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1537 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
2860 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1887 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
2057 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1947 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1314 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3624 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1854 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2527 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1506 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
21309 Morohashi
2911 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3683 New Nelson (John Haig)
2075 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2194 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1916 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3272 2001 Kanji
4f14.2 The Kanji Dictionary
2-14-5 SKIP code
1010.3 Four corner code
1-28-5 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
74bd Unicode hex code

10 strokes
Radical:
say
Parts:
write
Kun:
か.く-が.き-がき
On:
ショ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N5
169 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 書 【ショ】 book, document, calligraphy (esp. Chinese), penmanship, handwriting, letter, note
  • 書院 【ショイン】 drawing room, study, publishing house, writing alcove
  • 投書 【トウショ】 letter (e.g. of complaint), letter to the editor, letter from a reader, contribution (to a newspaper, magazine, etc.)
  • 議定書 【ギテイショ】 protocol

Kun reading compounds

  • 書く 【かく】 to write, to compose, to pen, to draw, to paint

Readings

Japanese names:
かき
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
shu1
Korean:
seo

Spanish

  • escritura
  • escrito
  • escribir

Portuguese

  • escrever

French

  • écrire
92 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
159 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
142 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
130 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3719 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
70 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
58 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1216 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.3 Japanese for Busy People
131 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
131 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
181 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
998 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3292 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1703 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2314 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
333 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
14294 Morohashi
2658 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2463 New Nelson (John Haig)
327 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
349 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
121 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
197 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1678 2001 Kanji
4c6.6 The Kanji Dictionary
2-6-4 SKIP code
5060.1 Four corner code
1-29-81 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
66f8 Unicode hex code