7 strokes
Kentei exam level 1

fart, passing gas

  • wind ②something worthless
  • wind ②something worthless

Main Radical


Reading Commonality


Character Breakdown

fart, passing gas
へ ヒ おなら (Kentei 1)
corpse, remains, flag radical (no. 44)
シ かたしろ (Kentei 1)
compare, race, ratio
ヒ くら.べる い (5th, N2)
spoon, spoon or katakana hi radical (no. 21)
ヒ さじ (Kentei 1)

Common Words

female servant hired to take the blame for a noblewoman's farts
something easy to do
stink bomb ②final desperate tactic
it is often the originator of problems who kicks up a fuss or complains loudest
there is no use shutting the stable door after the horse has bolted
something easy to do
stinky bug (esp. the bombardier beetle)
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Unicode hex code 5C41
JIS X 0208 1-53-91
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 1381
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 1409
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 2218
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 2329
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 7654
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 3r4.3
Four corner code 7721.2