14 strokes
Kentei exam level 1

chip (of wood)

Kun'yomi
  • ほた kindling, small bits of scrap wood used to fuel a stove
On'yomi
  • コツ

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Character Breakdown

chip (of wood)
コツ ほた (Kentei 1)
tree, wood
き こ- モク (1st, N5)
skeleton, bone, remains
ほね コツ (6th, N2)
カ ケ わ.ける
mouth
くち コウ ク (1st, N4)
upside-down box radical (no. 13)
キョウ ケイ (Kentei 1)
month, moon
つき ゲツ ガツ (1st, N5)

References

Unicode hex code 69BE
JIS X 0208 1-60-43
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 2331
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2809
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 15297
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 4a10.6
Four corner code 4792.7