5 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 4th grade
JLPT exam level N2

tag, paper money, counter for bonds, placard, bid

  • ticket ②label ③sign ④playing card
  • banknote
  • さっ

Main Radical


Reading Commonality

サツ 67.7%
ふだ 31.1%
さっ 1.1%

Character Breakdown

tag, paper money, counter for bonds
サツ ふだ さっ (4th, N2)
tree, wood
き モク こ- (1st, N5)
the latter, duplicate, strange
おと- オツ イツ (8th, N1)

Contained In

Common Words

one's hand (when playing cards) ②name tag ③wallet-sized (photo)
trump card ②ace up one's sleeve
deck (of playing cards on table, face down, from which cards are drawn) ②tag verifying one has permission to take plants and trees from common land (Edo period)
roll of banknotes
examination of tickets ②ticket gate
successful bid
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JIS X 0208 1-27-5
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Morohashi Daikanwajiten 14422
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Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 1157
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 1212
Hodges & Okazaki Japanese Kanji Flashcards 617
Henshall & De Groot A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese, 3rd ed. 513
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 449
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 984
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 1067
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 216
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 4a1.1
Four corner code 4291.0
De Roo Code 1856