Jisho

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9 strokes
Radical:
shell
Parts:
defeat, negative, -, minus, bear, owe, assume a responsibility
Kun:
ま.けるま.かすお.う
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N3
443 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 負 【フ】 negative, minus
  • 負荷 【フカ】 burden, load (e.g. CPU time, electricity, etc.)
  • 正負 【セイフ】 positive and negative, +-, plus and minus
  • 非負 【ヒフ】 non-negative

Kun reading compounds

  • 負ける 【まける】 to lose, to be defeated, to succumb, to give in, to surrender, to yield, to be inferior to, to break out in a rash due to (e.g. lacquer, shaving, etc.), to reduce the price, to give a discount, to throw in (something extra) for free
  • 負けるが勝ち 【まけるがかち】 he that fights and runs away may live to fight another day, sometimes you have to lose to win, losing is winning
  • 負かす 【まかす】 to defeat
  • 負う 【おう】 to bear, to carry on one's back, to take responsibility for, to accept a duty, to receive (wound), to incur (damage), to be injured, to owe
  • 負うた子に教えられて浅瀬を渡る 【おうたこにおしえられてあさせをわたる】 some things can be learned from the young, a fool may give a wise man counsel, to be led across the shallows by the child on one's shoulders

Readings

Chinese:
fu4
Korean:
bu

Spanish

  • llevar
  • tomar a su cargo
  • deber
  • ser derrotado
  • llevarse la victoria

Portuguese

  • derrotar
  • negativa
  • menos
  • carregar
  • dever a
  • assumir uma responsabilidade

French

  • défaite
  • perdre
  • moins
  • négatif
  • assumer
  • porter sur le dos
  • devoir à quelqu'un
  • faire un rabais
312 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
406 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
383 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
473 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4488 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
503 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
918 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
981 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
510 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
519 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
717 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1722 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2594 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1327 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1799 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
63 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
36660X Morohashi
2091 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
5769 New Nelson (John Haig)
63 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
67 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
346 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2561 2001 Kanji
2n7.1 The Kanji Dictionary
2-2-7 SKIP code
2-7-2 SKIP code
2780.6 Four corner code
1-41-73 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8ca0 Unicode hex code

10 strokes
Radical:
speech 言 (訁)
Parts:
consign, requesting, entrusting with, pretend, hint
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1021 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 託す 【タクス】 to entrust (someone) with, to leave (a matter) with someone, to place under someone's care, to have someone deliver (a message, parcel, etc.), to send (through someone), to leave (a message) with someone, to use (something) to express (one's feelings, opinion, etc.), to express in the form of (something), to use as a pretext
  • 託児所 【タクジショ】 creche, day nursery
  • 嘱託 【ショクタク】 commission, entrusting with (work), part-time employee, temporary work
  • 請託 【セイタク】 solicitation

Kun reading compounds

  • 託ける 【かこつける】 to use as a pretext, to use as an excuse
  • 託つ 【かこつ】 to complain about, to grumble, to make an excuse for
  • 託つけ 【かこつけ】 pretext, excuse
  • 託ける 【かこつける】 to use as a pretext, to use as an excuse

Readings

Chinese:
tuo1
Korean:
tag

Spanish

  • consignar
  • confiar algo a

Portuguese

  • consignar
  • solicitar
  • confiar
  • fingir
  • sugestão

French

  • confier
  • requête
  • remettre
  • prétexter
  • conseil
1555 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
895 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4315 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1408 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1741 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1147A Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1636 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1746 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1574 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1662 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1845 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
976 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1323 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1936 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
35243 Morohashi
1455 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
5560 New Nelson (John Haig)
1917 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2066 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1391 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3056 2001 Kanji
7a3.1 The Kanji Dictionary
1-7-3 SKIP code
0261.4 Four corner code
1-34-87 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8a17 Unicode hex code