9 strokes

defeat, negative, -, minus, bear, owe, assume a responsibility

  • Kun'yomi
    けるかす
  • On'yomi
Jouyou kanji taught in 3rd grade

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Character Breakdown

  • knife, wrapping enclosure(勹) variant
  • shellfish(1st)
    • eye, class, look(1st)
    • eight, eight radical (no. 12)(1st)

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Character Breakdown

  • knife, wrapping enclosure(勹) variant
  • shellfish(1st)
    • eye, class, look(1st)
    • eight, eight radical (no. 12)(1st)

References

De Roo Code 2561
Four corner code 2780.6
JIS X 0208 41-73
JLPT N3
Tobira Lesson 4
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 2n7.1
Unicode hex code 08ca0
Gakken A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage 473
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 5769
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha) 1327
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2091
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 63
Henshall & De Groot A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese, 3rd ed. 406
Henshall, K. A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters 383
Hodges & Okazaki Japanese Kanji Flashcards 918
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 346
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 1722
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 63
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 36660X
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 4488
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 717
O'Neill, P.G. Essential Kanji 503
O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 981
Sakade, F. A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 312
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 510