Jisho

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8 strokes
Radical:
man, human 人 (亻)
Parts:
Variants:
cottage, inn, hut, house, mansion
Kun:
やど.る
On:
シャセキ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 5
JLPT level N1
1170 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 舎 【シャ】 hut, house, boarding house, school dormitory, one day's march (approx. 12.2 km)
  • 舎弟 【シャテイ】 one's younger brother, underling (e.g. in yakuza), junior male peer, sworn younger brother
  • 公舎 【コウシャ】 official residence
  • 兵舎 【ヘイシャ】 barracks

Readings

Japanese names:
さ、 とり
Chinese:
she3, she4
Korean:
sa

Spanish

  • casa de campo
  • posada
  • cabaña
  • casa

Portuguese

  • casa de campo
  • pousada
  • cabana
  • casa
  • mansão

French

  • chaumière
  • hutte
  • auberge
  • maison
  • résidence
629 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
727 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
700 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1056 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
423 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
872 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1689 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
721 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
791 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
805 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1654 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
51 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2555 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1305 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1774 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
322 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
30278P Morohashi
2060 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
189 New Nelson (John Haig)
316 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
338 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
685 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2877 2001 Kanji
2a6.23 The Kanji Dictionary
2-2-6 SKIP code
8060.1 Four corner code
1-28-43 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
820e Unicode hex code

7 strokes
Radical:
knife, sword 刀 (刂)
Parts:
profit, advantage, benefit
Kun:
き.く
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 4
JLPT level N3
203 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 利 【リ】 advantage, benefit, profit, interest
  • 利上げ 【リアゲ】 increase in interest rates
  • 低利 【テイリ】 low interest rate
  • 水利 【スイリ】 utilization of water, water supply, irrigation, water transportation, navigability (e.g. of a river)

Kun reading compounds

  • 効く 【きく】 to be effective, to take effect, to be good (for), to work, to function well, to be possible (to do, use, etc.), to be able to, to taste (alcohol), to try

Readings

Japanese names:
かが、 と、 とし、 のり、 み、 りい
Chinese:
li4
Korean:
ri

Spanish

  • ganancia
  • ventaja
  • beneficio
  • ser efectivo

Portuguese

  • lucro
  • vantagem
  • benefício

French

  • profit
  • avantage
  • bénéfice
528 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
626 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
596 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
219 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3264 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
200 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
355 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
436 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.19 Japanese for Busy People
329 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
329 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
248 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
189 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1431 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
757 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1029 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
915 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
1932 Morohashi
1114 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
466 New Nelson (John Haig)
906 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
972 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
180 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
491 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2243 2001 Kanji
5d2.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-5-2 SKIP code
2290.0 Four corner code
1-45-88 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5229 Unicode hex code

12 strokes
Radical:
earth
Parts:
Variants:
pagoda, tower, steeple
On:
トウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N2
1708 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 塔 【トウ】 tower, steeple, spire, stupa, pagoda, dagoba
  • 塔屋 【トウヤ】 rooftop structure, e.g. tower, elevator machine room, etc.
  • バベルの塔 【バベルノトウ】 Tower of Babel
  • 鉄塔 【テットウ】 steel tower, electricity pylon, transmission tower

Readings

Chinese:
ta3, da5
Korean:
tab

Spanish

  • pagoda
  • torre
  • capitel

Portuguese

  • pagode
  • torre
  • campanário

French

  • pagode
  • tour
  • clocher
1651 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1516 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1109 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1570 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
437 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1558 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1840 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1991 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1438 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
383 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
683 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
411 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
517 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
260 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
5332X Morohashi
561 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1052 New Nelson (John Haig)
254 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
270 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1517 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1477 2001 Kanji
3b9.9 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-9 SKIP code
4416.1 Four corner code
1-37-67 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5854 Unicode hex code