15 strokes
Kentei exam level 1

crouch, cower

Kun'yomi
  • うずくまる
On'yomi
  • キョ

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Reading Commonality

キョ 100.0%

Character Breakdown

crouch, cower
キョ コ うずく.まる (Kentei 1)
leg, foot, be sufficient
あし た.りる ソク (1st, N4)
mouth
くち コウ ク (1st, 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)
reside, to be, exist
い.る キョ コ (5th, N3)
corpse, remains, flag radical (no. 44)
シ かたしろ (Kentei 1)
old
コ ふる.い ふゆ (2nd, N4)
ten
ジュウ ジッ か (1st, N5)

Common Words

becoming firmly established ②exercising authority ③settling in a coiled shape
sitting with one's legs outstretched
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References

Unicode hex code 8E1E
JIS X 0208 1-76-87
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 4567
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 5885
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 37642
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 7d8.6
Four corner code 6716.4