Jisho

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17 strokes
Radical:
bamboo 竹 (⺮)
Parts:
Variants:
bamboo grass
Kun:
しのささすず
On:
ゾウショウ
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
1556 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

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Kun reading compounds

  • 篠 【しの】 thin-culmed dwarf bamboo (growing in clusters), Japanese transverse bamboo flute (high-pitched; usu. with seven holes), sliver (strand of loose fibers)
  • 篠笹 【しのざさ】 bamboo grass, bamboo
  • 笹 【ささ】 bamboo grass, generally smaller species of running bamboo that do not shed their sheaths (e.g. Sasa spp.)
  • 笹竹 【ささたけ】 small bamboo
  • 篶 【すず】 Sasamorpha borealis (species of bamboo grass unique to Japan), shoots of this plant
  • 鈴懸の木 【すずかけのき】 plane tree (esp. the Oriental plane, Platanus orientalis)

Readings

Japanese names:
Chinese:
xiao3
Korean:
so

Spanish

Portuguese

French

3440 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
2691 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
3376 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2372 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
26328 Morohashi
4352 New Nelson (John Haig)
2639 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2682 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
6f11.3 The Kanji Dictionary
2-6-11 SKIP code
8829.4 Four corner code
28-36 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7be0 Unicode hex code