3 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 6th grade
JLPT exam level N2

dry, parch, ebb, recede, interfere, intercede

Kun'yomi
  • to air, to dry, to desiccate
  • し-
  • -ぼ
  • to dry
On'yomi
  • カン
Nanori
  • drying, dried

Character Breakdown

dry, parch, ebb
ほ.す ひ.る ほし (6th, N2)

References

Unicode hex code 5E72
JIS X 0208 1-20-19
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 1492
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 1589
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 3379
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 4187
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha) 2116
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) 2863
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 1648
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 1777
Gakken A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage 1179
O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 26
O'Neill, P.G. Essential Kanji 1542
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 9165
Henshall, K. A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters 825
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 584
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 593
Hodges & Okazaki Japanese Kanji Flashcards 502
Henshall & De Groot A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese, 3rd ed. 840
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 826
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 506
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 572
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 1663
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 2k1.1
Four corner code 1040.0
De Roo Code 3155