7 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 4th grade
JLPT exam level N2

soldier, private, troops, army, warfare, strategy, tactics

  • warrior ②courageous person
  • (common) soldier ②army ③warfare
  • ヒョ

Main Radical

(KanXi) 丿(Nelson)

Reading Commonality

ヘイ 93.5%
ヒョウ 6.1%
つわもの 0.0%

Character Breakdown

soldier, private, troops
ヘイ ヒョウ へ (4th, N2)
hill, knoll
おか キュウ たかし (7th, N1)
axe, 1.32 lb, catty
キン (8th, N1)
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)
eight, eight radical (no. 12)
ハチ や はっ (1st, N5)

Contained In

Common Words

(common) soldier ②army ③warfare
middle palace guard (ritsuryō system)
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Unicode hex code 5175
JIS X 0208 1-42-28
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Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 994
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 155
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 1343
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 2o5.6
Four corner code 7280.1
De Roo Code 2661