11 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 9th grade
JLPT exam level N1

ford, go cross, transit, ferry, import, involve

Kun'yomi
  • to cross over ②to extend
On'yomi
  • ショウ
Nanori
  • えん

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Reading Commonality

ショウ 100.0%

Character Breakdown

ford, go cross, transit
ショウ わた.る えん (9th, N1)
water, water radical (no. 85)
さんずい
walk, counter for steps
ある.く ホ ブ (2nd, N4)
stop, halt
と.まる シ どめ (2nd, N4)
divining, fortune-telling, divination or katakana to radical (no. 25)
ボク うらない うらな.う (Kentei Pre-1)
few, little
すこ.し ショウ すく.ない (2nd, N4)
little, small
ショウ こ- ちい.さい (1st, N5)
feathered stick, barb radical (no. 6)
ケツ かぎ (Kentei 1)
eight, eight radical (no. 12)
ハチ や はっ (1st, N5)
katakana no radical (no. 4)
ヘツ えい よう (Kentei 1)

References

Unicode hex code 6E09
JIS X 0208 1-30-36
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 2591
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 3190
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 526
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 638
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha) 387
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) 482
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 372
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 398
Gakken A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage 804
O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 1331
O'Neill, P.G. Essential Kanji 1305
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 17749P
Henshall, K. A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters 1399
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 432
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 438
Hodges & Okazaki Japanese Kanji Flashcards 1482
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 1457
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 505
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 1211
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 378
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 3a8.20
Four corner code 3112.9
De Roo Code 360