10 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 6th grade
JLPT exam level N1

accompany, obey, submit to, comply, follow, secondary, incidental, subordinate

  • to obey (an order, law, etc.), to abide by (a rule, custom, etc.), to follow
  • to be accompanied by, to be attended by, to take along (someone)
  • より
  • ジュ
    subordinate, secondary, junior
  • ショウ
  • ジュ
    lesser (of equal court ranks), lower, junior

Character Breakdown

accompany, obey, submit to
したが.う ジュウ ショウ (6th, N1)
stop, linger, loiter
テキ たたず.む (Kentei 1)
katakana no radical (no. 4)
ヘツ えい よう (Kentei 1)
human radical (no. 9)
grass, straw, herbs
to divide
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)
stop, halt
と.まる や.める シ (2nd, N4)
divining, fortune-telling, divination or katakana to radical (no. 25)
ボク うらな.う うらない (Kentei Pre-1)

Contained In


Unicode hex code 5F93
JIS X 0208 1-29-30
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 1613
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Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 415
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Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 642
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 628
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 886
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 3i7.3
Four corner code 2828.1
De Roo Code 2070