21 strokes
Jinmeiyou kanji used in names
Kentei exam level 1

cherry

Kun'yomi
  • さくら cherry tree, cherry blossom
On'yomi
  • オウ
  • ヨウ

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Reading Commonality

Character Breakdown

cherry
さくら オウ ヨウ (Kentei 1)
tree, wood
き こ- モク (1st, N5)
sharp (music), baby
エイ ふ.れる みどりご (Kentei Pre-1)
shellfish
かい バイ (1st, N2)
eye, class, look
め モク ま- (1st, N4)
eight, eight radical (no. 12)
ハチ はっ や (1st, N5)
woman, female
ジョ おんな め (1st, N5)

References

Unicode hex code 6AFB
JIS X 0208 1-61-15
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 2404
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2917
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 1108
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 1425
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) 1025
O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 2947
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 15888
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 4a6.15
Four corner code 4694.4