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

evergreen oak, (kokuji)

  • かし evergreen oak

Main Radical


Reading Commonality

Character Breakdown

evergreen oak, (kokuji)
かし (Kentei Pre-1)
tree, wood
き こ- モク (1st, N5)
strict, hard, solid
かた.い ケン きん (7th, N1)
hard, wise
カン ケン コウ
retainer, subject
シン おみ たか (4th, N2)
or again, furthermore, on the other hand
また ユウ やす (8th, N1)
soil, earth, ground
ド つち つく (1st, N5)


Unicode hex code 6A2B
JIS X 0208 1-19-63
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 2357
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2849
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 1364
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) 988
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 2491
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 2554
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 15485
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 4a12.5
Four corner code 4791.4