Jisho

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11 strokes
Radical:
mound, dam (阝 left) 阜 (阝)
Parts:
Variants:
obeisance, follow, accompany, attend on
On:
バイ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1917 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 陪審 【バイシン】 jury
  • 陪観 【バイカン】 viewing something in the company of one's superior
  • 反閇 【ヘンバイ】 ceremony performed by a sorcerer to protect a noble setting out on a trip, dance steps inspired by this ceremony

Readings

Chinese:
pei2
Korean:
bae

Spanish

  • seguir
  • acompañar
  • seguidor
  • compañero

Portuguese

  • cortesia
  • seguir
  • acompanhar
  • atender

French

  • respect
  • suivre
  • accompagner
  • assister
1691 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
2040 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
5002 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1693 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1871 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1943 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
2131 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1641 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
739 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
655 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
395 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
492 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1308 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
41680 Morohashi
539 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6458 New Nelson (John Haig)
1299 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1396 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1499 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3677 2001 Kanji
2d8.3 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-8 SKIP code
7026.1 Four corner code
39-70 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
966a Unicode hex code

8 strokes
Radical:
man, human 人 (亻)
Parts:
waiter, samurai, wait upon, serve
Kun:
さむらいはべ.る
On:
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1939 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 侍従 【ジジュウ】 chamberlain
  • 侍医 【ジイ】 court physician
  • 内侍 【ナイシ】 maid of honor, maid of honour
  • 陪侍 【バイジ】 retainer, attending on the nobility
  • 内侍 【ナイシ】 maid of honor, maid of honour

Kun reading compounds

  • 侍 【さむらい】 warrior (esp. of military retainers of daimyos in the Edo period), samurai, man in attendance (on a person of high standing), retainer
  • 侍蟻 【さむらいあり】 Polyergus samurai (species of amazon ant)
  • 二四六九士 【にしむくさむらい】 mnemonic for remembering the months with fewer than 31 days (ni, shi, mu, ku, etc.)
  • 侍る 【はべる】 to wait upon, to serve

Readings

Japanese names:
かみ
Chinese:
shi4
Korean:
si

Spanish

  • sirviente
  • criado
  • samurai

Portuguese

  • garçom
  • samurai
  • esperar sobre
  • servir

French

  • serviteur
  • samouraï
  • servir
1326 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1823 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
427 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1446 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1046 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
559 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
571 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
580 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1878 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
90 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
94 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
62 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
66 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
985 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
589 Morohashi
85 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
192 New Nelson (John Haig)
976 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1050 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1150 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2148 2001 Kanji
2a6.11 The Kanji Dictionary
1-2-6 SKIP code
2424.1 Four corner code
27-88 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
4f8d Unicode hex code