10 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 9th grade
JLPT exam level N1


  • ボウ

Main Radical


Reading Commonality

ボウ 100.0%

Character Breakdown

ボウ (9th, N1)
to spit out
トウ つばをはいていな.む
stand up, rise, set up
た.つ リツ たち (1st, N4)
kettle lid radical (no. 8)
トウ (Kentei 1)
grass, straw, herbs
to divide
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)
くち コウ ク (1st, N4)
knife, standing sword radical (no. 18)


Unicode hex code 5256
JIS X 0208 1-43-22
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 693
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 492
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 1670
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 2103
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Morohashi Daikanwajiten 2034
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Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 1830
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Hodges & Okazaki Japanese Kanji Flashcards 1093
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 1313
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 1609
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 201
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 489
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 2f8.1
Four corner code 0260.0
De Roo Code 443