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

comb

Kun'yomi
  • くし comb
  • くしけず
On'yomi
  • シツ

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Reading Commonality

Character Breakdown

comb
くし シツ くしけず.る (Kentei Pre-1)
tree, wood
き こ- モク (1st, N5)
node, season, period
セツ ふし セチ (4th, N1)
bamboo
たけ チク たか (1st, N2)
feathered stick, barb radical (no. 6)
ケツ かぎ (Kentei 1)
instant, namely, as is
ソク つ.く すなわ.ち (7th, N1)
northeast (Oriental zodiac), stopping, good radical (no. 138)
コン うしとら (Kentei Pre-1)
day, sun, Japan
ひ ニチ ジツ (1st, N5)
garment, clothes, dressing
ころも イ きぬ (4th, N2)
kettle lid radical (no. 8)
トウ (Kentei 1)
seal radical (no. 26)
セツ わりふ (Kentei 1)

References

Unicode hex code 6ADB
JIS X 0208 1-22-91
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 2398
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2884
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 1413
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) 1019
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 2476
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 2542
O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 2797
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 15817X
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 4a15.5
Four corner code 4892.7