14 strokes

increase, add, augment, gain, promote

  • Kun'yomi
        える  やす
  • On'yomi
    ゾウ
  • Nanori
    まし  ます
Jouyou kanji taught in 5th grade

References

De Roo Code 1478
Four corner code 4816.6
JIS X 0208 33-93
JLPT N3
Tobira Lesson 5
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 3b11.3
Unicode hex code 05897
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Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 502
Henshall & De Groot A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese, 3rd ed. 763
Henshall, K. A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters 741
Hodges & Okazaki Japanese Kanji Flashcards 441
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 797
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 388
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 514
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 5448P
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 1137
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 429
O'Neill, P.G. Essential Kanji 693
O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 2077
Sakade, F. A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 665
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 712