10 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 4th grade
JLPT exam level N1

godown, warehouse, storehouse, cellar, treasury

Kun'yomi
  • warehouse
On'yomi
  • ソウ

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Reading Commonality

くら 64.9%
ソウ 35.1%

Character Breakdown

godown, warehouse, storehouse
くら ソウ (4th, N1)
to assemble. to gather together
シュウ あつまる
person
ニン ひと ジン (1st, N5)
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)
door, house
corpse, remains, flag radical (no. 44)
シ かたしろ (Kentei 1)
mouth
くち コウ ク (1st, N4)

Contained In

Common Words

Kamakura (city)
Kurashiki (city) ②storage charges
magazine (of a firearm)
Kamakura period (1185-1333 CE)
Kamakura shogunate (1185-1333)
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References

Unicode hex code 5009
JIS X 0208 1-33-50
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 486
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 255
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2104
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 2607
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha) 1334
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Gakken A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage 708
O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 1165
O'Neill, P.G. Essential Kanji 732
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 756
Henshall, K. A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters 531
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 1307
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 1386
Sakade, F. A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 659
Hodges & Okazaki Japanese Kanji Flashcards 1055
Henshall & De Groot A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese, 3rd ed. 559
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 550
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 1112
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 52
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 1645
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 2a8.37
Four corner code 8060.7
De Roo Code 2877