Jisho

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9 strokes
Radical:
grain
Parts:
department, course, section
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N3
531 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 科 【カ】 department, section, faculty, school, arm, course (of study), branch of study, specialization, (taxonomical) family
  • 科学 【カガク】 science
  • 小児科 【ショウニカ】 pediatrics
  • 歯科 【シカ】 dentistry

Readings

Japanese names:
しな
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
ke1
Korean:
gwa

Spanish

  • departamento
  • curso
  • materia
  • falta
  • delito

Portuguese

  • departamento
  • curso
  • seção

French

  • département
  • section
  • cours
  • science
164 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
87 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
81 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
350 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3272 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
385 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
778 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
877 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
3.20 Japanese for Busy People
320 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
320 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
565 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1430 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1463 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
775 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1053 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1187 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
24950 Morohashi
1138 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
4130 New Nelson (John Haig)
1179 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1263 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
369 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
170 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2255 2001 Kanji
5d4.3 The Kanji Dictionary
1-5-4 SKIP code
2490.0 Four corner code
1-18-42 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
79d1 Unicode hex code

14 strokes
Radical:
net 网 (罒, ⺲, 罓, ⺳)
Parts:
Variants:
penalty, punishment
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1220 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 罰 【バツ】 punishment, penalty
  • 罰一 【バツイチ】 being once divorced, one-time divorcee, one x mark (i.e. one name struck from the family register)
  • 処罰 【ショバツ】 punishment, penalty
  • 懲罰 【チョウバツ】 discipline, punishment, reprimand
  • 罰 【バチ】 (divine) punishment, curse, retribution
  • 罰が当たる 【バチガアタル】 to incur divine punishment, to pay for one's sins, you'll pay for that!, what goes around, comes around
  • 仏罰 【ブツバチ】 punishment by Buddha, divine retribution

Kun reading compounds

  • 罰する 【ばっする】 to punish, to penalize, to penalise

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
fa2
Korean:
beol

Spanish

  • pena
  • castigo

Portuguese

  • penalidade
  • punição

French

  • punition
  • châtiment
1709 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1374 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3646 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
936 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1654 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
886 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
907 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1317 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1467 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3228 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1675 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2266 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
841 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
28315 Morohashi
2613 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
4647 New Nelson (John Haig)
833 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
896 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1726 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3643 2001 Kanji
5g9.1 The Kanji Dictionary
2-5-9 SKIP code
6062.0 Four corner code
1-40-19 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7f70 Unicode hex code