10 strokes
exhausted, tire, weary
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N3
1263 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers


Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 疲労 【ヒロウ】 fatigue, weariness, exhaustion, tiredness, fatigue (of metal, etc.)
  • 疲弊 【ヒヘイ】 exhaustion, fatigue, impoverishment, (financial) exhaustion, ruin

Kun reading compounds

  • 疲れる 【つかれる】 to get tired, to tire, to get fatigued, to become exhausted, to grow weary, to become worn out (of a well-used object), to starve
  • 疲らす 【つからす】 to tire, to weary, to exhaust, to fatigue


Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):


  • cansancio
  • fatiga
  • cansar
  • fatigar
  • cansarse
  • fatigarse


  • exaurido
  • exausto
  • cansado


  • fatigue
  • épuisé
  • las
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