4 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 1st grade
JLPT exam level N5


  • fire
  • -び
  • ほ-
  • Tuesday ②fire (second of the five elements)

Main Radical



Reading Commonality

-び 53.1%
ほ- 6.5%

Character Breakdown

ひ カ ほ- (1st, N5)
to divide
ニン ひと ジン (1st, N5)


Unicode hex code 706B
JIS X 0208 1-18-48
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 2743
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 3394
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 3463
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 4273
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Morohashi Daikanwajiten 18850
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Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 20
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 20
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Hodges & Okazaki Japanese Kanji Flashcards 69
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Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 27
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AJLT Japanese For Busy People vols I-III 1.A
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 1260
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 163
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 4d0.1
Four corner code 9080.0
De Roo Code 1162