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

market, city, town

  • market
  • city

Main Radical

(KanXi) (Nelson)

Reading Commonality

いち 6.3%

Character Breakdown

market, city, town
シ いち い (2nd, N3)
kettle lid radical (no. 8)
トウ (Kentei 1)
towel, hanging scroll, width
キン フク おお.い (11th)

Contained In

Common Words

citizen ②city inhabitant ③bourgeoisie
(within a) city
market conditions
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Unicode hex code 5E02
JIS X 0208 1-27-52
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Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 2j3.1
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De Roo Code 444