7 strokes
Jinmeiyou kanji used in names
Kentei exam level Pre-1

staff, cane

Kun'yomi
  • つえ cane, walking stick, staff
On'yomi
  • ジョウ severe caning (60-100 times)

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Reading Commonality

Character Breakdown

staff, cane
つえ ジョウ (Kentei Pre-1)
tree, wood
き こ- モク (1st, N5)
length, ten shaku, measure
ジョウ たけ とも (7th)
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)
mow, cut grass, subdue
ガイ ゲ おさ.める (Kentei 1)

References

Unicode hex code 6756
JIS X 0208 1-30-83
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 2183
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2555
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 1026
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) 736
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 2504
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 2566
O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 422
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 14469
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 4a3.5
Four corner code 4590.0