Jisho

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9 strokes
Radical:
stone
Parts:
sand
Kun:
すな
On:
シャ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 6
JLPT level N2
1146 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 砂漠 【サバク】 desert
  • 砂糖 【サトウ】 sugar
  • 土砂 【ドシャ】 sediment, earth and sand
  • 流砂 【リュウシャ】 quicksand
  • 砂岩 【サガン】 sandstone
  • 砂丘 【サキュウ】 sand dune, sand hill
  • 土砂 【ドシャ】 sediment, earth and sand
  • 流砂 【リュウシャ】 quicksand

Kun reading compounds

  • 砂 【すな】 sand, grit, gold dust, silver dust
  • 砂浜 【すなはま】 sandy beach
  • 鳴き砂 【なきすな】 singing sand (which produces sound when stepped on), whistling sand, squeaking sand, barking sand
  • 猫砂 【ねこすな】 cat litter, kitty litter

Readings

Japanese names:
いさ、 ご
Chinese:
sha1
Korean:
sa

Spanish

  • arena
  • gravilla

Portuguese

  • Areia

French

  • sable
879 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
869 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1031 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3181 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1127 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
764 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
876 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1151 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1204 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1152 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1399 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1457 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
772 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1047 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
118 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
24046 Morohashi
1133 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3992 New Nelson (John Haig)
117 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
122 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
882 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3360 2001 Kanji
5a4.3 The Kanji Dictionary
1-5-4 SKIP code
1962.0 Four corner code
26-29 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7802 Unicode hex code

5 strokes
Radical:
one
Parts:
Variants:
hill, knoll
Kun:
おか
On:
キュウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1405 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 丘陵 【キュウリョウ】 hill
  • 丘疹 【キュウシン】 pimple, papule
  • 墳丘 【フンキュウ】 tumulus, grave mound
  • 砂丘 【サキュウ】 sand dune, sand hill

Kun reading compounds

  • 丘 【おか】 hill, height, knoll, rising ground, bonus points awarded to the winner at the end of a game
  • 岡辺 【おかべ】 vicinity of a hill
  • 小高い丘 【こだかいおか】 small hill, low hill, hillock

Readings

Japanese names:
たかし
Chinese:
qiu1
Korean:
gu

Spanish

  • colina

Portuguese

  • morro
  • colina

French

  • colline
  • butte
1149 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1169 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
174 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1689 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1026 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
219 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1357 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1441 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1202 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
12 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
4307 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2177 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2931 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1341 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
33 Morohashi
3495 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
19 New Nelson (John Haig)
1329 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1427 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1035 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2673 2001 Kanji
0a5.12 The Kanji Dictionary
4-5-2 SKIP code
7210.1 Four corner code
21-54 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
4e18 Unicode hex code