Jisho

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7 strokes
Radical:
sign 示 (礻)
Parts:
company, firm, office, association, shrine
Kun:
やしろ
On:
シャ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N4
21 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 社 【シャ】 company, association, society, regional Chinese god of the earth (or a village built in its honour), counter for companies, shrines, etc.
  • 社会 【シャカイ】 society, public, community, the world, social studies
  • 御社 【オンシャ】 your company, your shrine
  • 大社 【タイシャ】 grand shrine, famous shrine, Izumo Grand Shrine

Kun reading compounds

  • 社 【やしろ】 shrine (usually Shinto)
  • 大社 【たいしゃ】 grand shrine, famous shrine, Izumo Grand Shrine
  • 村のお社 【むらのおやしろ】 village shrine

Readings

Japanese names:
こそ
Chinese:
she4
Korean:
sa

Spanish

  • compañía
  • asociación
  • sociedad
  • santuario shintoísta

Portuguese

  • companhia
  • firme
  • escritório
  • associação
  • templo

French

  • temple shinto
  • compagnie
  • firme
  • bureau
  • association
234 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
153 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
137 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
30 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3231 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
203 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
76 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
406 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.1 Japanese for Busy People
308 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
308 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
60 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1418 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1042 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
562 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
745 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1101 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
24631P Morohashi
840 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
4065 New Nelson (John Haig)
1092 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1173 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
82 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
145 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
672 2001 Kanji
4e3.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-4-3 SKIP code
3421.0 Four corner code
28-50 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
793e Unicode hex code

10 strokes
Radical:
field
Parts:
livestock, domestic fowl and animals
On:
チク
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N2
1824 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 畜生 【チクショウ】 beast (i.e. any animal other than man), person reborn into the animal realm, brute (i.e. a contemptible human being), son of a bitch, for Christ's sake, damn it
  • 畜産 【チクサン】 animal husbandry, livestock industry
  • 牧畜 【ボクチク】 stock-farming
  • 人畜 【ジンチク】 men and animals

Readings

Chinese:
chu4, xu4
Korean:
chug

Spanish

  • ganado
  • animal de granja

Portuguese

  • criação
  • aves domésticas

French

  • bétail
  • animaux domestiques
1577 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1729 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2920 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1740 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
743 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1223 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1287 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1274 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1339 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2599 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1329 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1801 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1396 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
21814 Morohashi
2096 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3749 New Nelson (John Haig)
1384 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1485 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1365 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
476 2001 Kanji
2j8.7 The Kanji Dictionary
2-2-8 SKIP code
2-5-5 SKIP code
0060.3 Four corner code
35-60 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
755c Unicode hex code