9 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 3rd grade
JLPT exam level N4

roof, house, shop, dealer, seller

  • shop ②someone who sells (something) or works as (something) ③house ④roof
  • オク
    house ②roof

Main Radical


Reading Commonality

オク 3.6%

Character Breakdown

roof, house, shop
や オク た (3rd, N4)
corpse, remains, flag radical (no. 44)
シ かたしろ (Kentei 1)
climax, arrive, proceed
シ いた.る のぶ (6th, N1)
the fore-arm(厷) variant
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)
I, myself, katakana mu radical (no. 28)
シ ボウ ム (Kentei 1)
soil, earth, ground
ド つち は (1st, N5)

Contained In

Common Words

room ②apartment ③stable
shop ②someone who sells (something) or works as (something) ③house ④roof
professional killer
hut ②small theater (theater) ③one's own house
bookstore ②publisher ③main building
cart (esp. a food cart) ②festival float ③stage prop fashioned after a large building ④framework (of a house, etc.)
Nagoya (city)
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Unicode hex code 5C4B
JIS X 0208 1-18-16
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Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 3r6.3
Four corner code 7721.4
De Roo Code 3772