4 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 2nd grade
JLPT exam level N3

plump, thick, big around

  • fat ②deep (of a voice) ③daring
  • to put on weight
  • タイ
  • おお
  • たか
  • ひろ

Main Radical



Reading Commonality

タイ 42.5%
ふとふと 27.9%
おお 4.1%

Character Breakdown

plump, thick, big around
タイ ふと.い タ (2nd, N3)
large, big
ダイ おお- た (1st, N5)
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)
ニン ひと ジン (1st, N5)
dot, tick or dot radical (no. 3)
チュ (Kentei 1)

Contained In

Common Words

fat ②deep (of a voice) ③daring
to put on weight
high-ranking noh actor ②head of a school of noh performance ③high ranking courtesan (esp. in Yoshiwara; Edo period) ④jōruri narrator
ancient times
idle talk ②fool ③irresponsible
fat ②grand
long sword (esp. the tachi, worn on the hip edge down by samurai) ②straight single-edged Japanese sword (from the mid-Heian period or earlier) ③guandao
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Unicode hex code 592A
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Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 0a4.18
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