13 strokes
Kentei exam level 1

Japanese catalpa

Kun'yomi
  • きささげ yellow catalpa (Catalpa ovata), Chinese catalpa
  • ひさぎ yellow catalpa (Catalpa ovata), Chinese catalpa
On'yomi
  • シュウ

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Character Breakdown

Japanese catalpa
シュウ きささげ ひさぎ (Kentei 1)
tree, wood
き こ- モク (1st, N5)
autumn
あき シュウ とき (2nd, N4)
two-branch tree radical (no. 115)
カ いね (Kentei Pre-1)
katakana no radical (no. 4)
ヘツ えい よう (Kentei 1)
fire
ひ カ ほ- (1st, N5)
person
ニン ひと ジン (1st, N5)

References

Unicode hex code 6978
JIS X 0208 1-60-22
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2763
O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 1890
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 15186
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 4a9.6
Four corner code 4998.0