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

captured, criminal, arrest, catch

  • to be caught ②to be seized with (fear, etc.)
  • シュ
    imprisonment ②captive

Main Radical


Reading Commonality

シュウ 81.0%
とらわれる 19.0%

Character Breakdown

captured, criminal, arrest
シュウ とら.われる (9th, N1)
box, box or enclosure radical (no. 31)
イ コク (Kentei 1)
ひと ニン ジン (1st, N5)

Contained In


Unicode hex code 56DA
JIS X 0208 1-28-92
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 1024
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 937
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 3042
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 3776
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Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 1018
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 1094
Gakken A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage 1830
O'Neill, P.G. Essential Kanji 1538
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 4680
Henshall, K. A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters 1353
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 1195
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 1258
Hodges & Okazaki Japanese Kanji Flashcards 1146
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 1044
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 1717
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 336
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 1027
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 3s2.1
Four corner code 6080.0
De Roo Code 1262