Jisho

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12 strokes
Radical:
grass 艸 (艹)
Parts:
Variants:
interment, bury, shelve
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
754 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 葬 【ソウ】 funeral
  • 葬儀 【ソウギ】 funeral service
  • 火葬 【カソウ】 cremation
  • 葬送 【ソウソウ】 funeral, burial rites, attendance at a funeral

Kun reading compounds

  • 葬る 【ほうむる】 to bury, to inter, to entomb, to cover up, to hush up, to shelve

Readings

Japanese names:
はふり
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
zang4
Korean:
jang

Spanish

  • entierro
  • enterrar

Portuguese

  • enterro
  • enterra
  • declive

French

  • funérailles
  • enterrer
  • abandonner (ajourner)
1523 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1436 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4000 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1593 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1705 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
812 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
831 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
801 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
662 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2910 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1496 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2022 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
824 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
31448P Morohashi
2320 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
5128 New Nelson (John Haig)
816 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
879 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1579 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1955 2001 Kanji
3k9.15 The Kanji Dictionary
2-3-9 SKIP code
2-9-3 SKIP code
2-4-8 SKIP code
4444.1 Four corner code
1-33-82 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
846c Unicode hex code