16 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 5th grade
JLPT exam level N2

fabricate, build, construct

  • きず to build, to construct, to erect
  • チク ... years since construction, ... years old (of a building)
  • つい
  • つき
  • づき
  • つく

Main Radical


Character Breakdown

fabricate, build, construct
きず.く チク つい (5th, N2)
an ancient musical instrument
チク つく づき (Kentei Pre-1)
たけ チク たか (1st, N2)
feathered stick, barb radical (no. 6)
ケツ かぎ (Kentei 1)
bind, firm, secure
craft, construction, katakana e radical (no. 48)
ク コウ もく (2nd, N4)
commonplace, ordinary, mediocre
ボン ハン およ.そ (7th, N1)
table, table enclosure, table or windy radical (no. 16)
キ きにょう (Kentei 1)
dot, tick or dot radical (no. 3)
チュ (Kentei 1)
tree, wood
き こ- モク (1st, N5)


Unicode hex code 7BC9
JIS X 0208 1-35-59
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Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 959
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 6f10.5
Four corner code 8890.4
De Roo Code 2364