Jisho

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17 strokes
Radical:
speech 言 (訁)
Parts:
apologize, thank, refuse
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 5
JLPT level N1
1028 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 謝罪 【シャザイ】 apology
  • 謝意 【シャイ】 gratitude, thanks
  • 感謝 【カンシャ】 thanks, gratitude, appreciation, thankfulness
  • 慰謝 【イシャ】 consolation

Kun reading compounds

  • 謝る 【あやまる】 to apologize, to apologise

Readings

Japanese names:
さ、 ざ
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
xie4
Korean:
sa

Spanish

  • disculparse
  • agradecer
  • rehusar

Portuguese

  • pedir desculpas
  • agradecer
  • recusar

French

  • excuses
  • remerciements
  • refus
630 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
728 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
701 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1162 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4423 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
765 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1767 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
901 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
923 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
947 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1708 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2048 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1079 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1465 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1258 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
35827 Morohashi
1620 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
5687 New Nelson (John Haig)
1250 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1339 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
819 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3048 2001 Kanji
7a10.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-7-10 SKIP code
0460.0 Four corner code
1-28-53 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8b1d Unicode hex code

13 strokes
Radical:
net 网 (罒, ⺲, 罓, ⺳)
Parts:
guilt, sin, crime, fault, blame, offense
Kun:
つみ
On:
ザイ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 5
JLPT level N3
732 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 罪 【ザイ】 crime
  • 罪悪 【ザイアク】 crime, sin, vice
  • 謝罪 【シャザイ】 apology
  • 同罪 【ドウザイ】 same crime, being equally guilty, bearing the same amount of responsibility

Kun reading compounds

  • 罪 【つみ】 crime, sin, wrongdoing, indiscretion, penalty, sentence, punishment, fault, responsibility, culpability, thoughtlessness, lack of consideration
  • 罪滅ぼし 【つみほろぼし】 atonement, expiation
  • 無実の罪 【むじつのつみ】 false charge
  • 重い罪 【おもいつみ】 serious crime, grave crime

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
zui4
Korean:
joe

Spanish

  • culpabilidad
  • pecado
  • delito
  • crimen
  • defecto
  • culpa

Portuguese

  • culpa
  • pecado
  • crime
  • falta
  • ofensa

French

  • culpabilité
  • péché
  • crime
  • faute
  • responsabilité
  • délit
794 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
713 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
686 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
928 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3643 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
748 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
830 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
2006 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
885 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
906 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1047 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1464 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3224 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1673 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2264 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1651 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
28293 Morohashi
2610 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
4644 New Nelson (John Haig)
1636 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1764 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
775 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3654 2001 Kanji
5g8.4 The Kanji Dictionary
2-5-8 SKIP code
6011.1 Four corner code
1-26-65 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7f6a Unicode hex code