15 strokes
grant, gift, boon, results
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
2190 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers


Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 賜杯 【シハイ】 Emperor's cup, trophy given by the Emperor
  • 賜暇 【シカ】 furlough, leave of absence
  • 恩賜 【オンシ】 Imperial gift
  • 追賜 【ツイシ】 being granted a court rank after death

Kun reading compounds

  • 賜る 【たまわる】 to be given, to be granted, to be honored with, to be honoured with, to give, to bestow, to confer, to honor, to honour
  • 給う 【たまう】 to give, to do ...
  • 給ふ 【たまう】 to give, to receive
  • 給う 【たもう】 to give, to do ...
  • 給ふ 【たまう】 to give, to receive


Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
si4, ci4


  • otorgar
  • conceder


  • concessão
  • presente
  • vantagem
  • resultados


  • gratifier
  • bourse (subvention)
  • cadeau
  • faveur
  • résultats
1324 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1964 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4514 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1453 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1784 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
2317 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1831 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1980 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1898 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1746 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1994 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1065 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1433 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1061 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
36809 Morohashi
1585 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
5812 New Nelson (John Haig)
1052 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1131 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1801 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3951 2001 Kanji
7b8.2 The Kanji Dictionary
1-7-8 SKIP code
6682.7 Four corner code
1-27-82 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8cdc Unicode hex code