5 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 11th grade

buttocks, hips, butt, rear

  • buttocks ②undersurface ③last place ④consequence
  • コウ
  • がみ

Main Radical


Reading Commonality

しり 100.0%

Character Breakdown

buttocks, hips, butt
しり コウ がみ (11th)
corpse, remains, flag radical (no. 44)
シ かたしろ (Kentei 1)
キュウ ク ここの (1st, N5)

Common Words

buttocks ②undersurface ③last place ④consequence
cleaning up someone else's mess ②ass-wiping
falling on one's backside (behind, bottom) ②mochi used to celebrate a child's first birthday
closing part of a balance sheet
outer canthus
backward glance ②faceless ghost with an eye in its rump
loose ②quick ③rash
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Unicode hex code 5C3B
JIS X 0208 1-31-12
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 1379
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 1407
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 3032
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 3766
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) 2610
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 2220
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 1134
Gakken A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage 1704
O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 176
O'Neill, P.G. Essential Kanji 1884
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 7634
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 2029
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 3r2.1
Four corner code 7721.7
De Roo Code 3757