4 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 2nd grade
JLPT exam level N2

fur, hair, feather, down

  • hair
  • モウ one-thousandth, 0.03 mm (one-thousandth of a sun), 0.01 percent (one-thousandth of a wari)
  • めん

Main Radical



Reading Commonality

Character Breakdown

fur, hair, feather
け モウ めん (2nd, N2)
katakana no radical (no. 4)
ヘツ えい よう (Kentei 1)
to depend on, to entrust with
タク チャク
なな シチ なの (1st, N5)

Contained In


Unicode hex code 6BDB
JIS X 0208 1-44-51
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 2473
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 3013
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 3453
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 4264
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha) 2152
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) 2904
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 1913
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O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 117
O'Neill, P.G. Essential Kanji 125
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 16772
Henshall, K. A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters 210
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 287
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 287
Sakade, F. A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 142
Hodges & Okazaki Japanese Kanji Flashcards 661
Henshall & De Groot A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese, 3rd ed. 230
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 103
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 490
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 1147
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 1932
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 0a4.33
Four corner code 2071.4
De Roo Code 2256