6 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 5th grade
JLPT exam level N3

responsibility, duty, term, entrust to, appoint

Kun'yomi
  • to entrust (e.g. a task) to another, to leave to
  • to entrust, to leave to a person
On'yomi
  • obligation, duty, charge
Nanori
  • とう
  • ひで

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Character Breakdown

responsibility, duty, term
まか.せる ニン さ (5th, N3)
human radical (no. 9)
9th calendar sign
ニン ジン イ (Kentei Pre-1)
katakana no radical (no. 4)
ヘツ えい よう (Kentei 1)
soil, earth, ground
ド つち つく (1st, N5)

Contained In

References

Unicode hex code 4EFB
JIS X 0208 1-39-4
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 374
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 136
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 53
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Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 662
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Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 639
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 69
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 1012
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 2a4.9
Four corner code 2221.4
De Roo Code 2172