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

measuring box, 1.8 liter

Kun'yomi
  • ます measuring container, measure
On'yomi
  • ショウ shō, traditional unit of volume, approx. 1.8 litres
Nanori
  • のぼる

Main Radical

(KanXi) 丿(Nelson)

Character Breakdown

measuring box, 1.8 liter
ショウ ます のぼる (9th, N1)
katakana no radical (no. 4)
ヘツ えい よう (Kentei 1)
twenty, twenty or letter H radical (no. 55)
キョウ ク にじゅう (Kentei 1)

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References

Unicode hex code 5347
JIS X 0208 1-30-3
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 160
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 603
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 3455
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Morohashi Daikanwajiten 2702
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Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 1898
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 2074
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Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 1031
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 1915
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 242
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 41
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 0a4.32
Four corner code 2440.0
De Roo Code 2255