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

live, dwell

  • to live (of animals), to inhabit, to nest
  • セイ
  • ずみ

Main Radical


Reading Commonality

Character Breakdown

live, dwell
す.む セイ ずみ (Kentei Pre-1)
tree, wood
き こ- モク (1st, N5)
wife, spouse
つま サイ ずま (5th, N3)
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)
number one, line, rod radical (no. 2)
コン シ ジョ
woman, female
ジョ おんな め (1st, N5)


Unicode hex code 68F2
JIS X 0208 1-32-19
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 2297
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2743
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 989
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 1246
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) 902
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 2496
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 2559
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 14980
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 4a8.16
Four corner code 4594.4