13 strokes
Kentei exam level 1

lowly, the country, the countryside, be countrified

  • countryside
  • to become rustic
  • いやしい

Main Radical


Reading Commonality

ひなひなびる 77.8%

Character Breakdown

lowly, the country, the countryside
ひな ヒ いや.しい (Kentei 1)
box, box or enclosure radical (no. 31)
イ コク (Kentei 1)
kettle lid radical (no. 8)
トウ (Kentei 1)
-times, round, game
カイ まわ.る エ (2nd, N3)
くち コウ ク (1st, N4)

Common Words

hard to reach place
countryfolk ②greedy person
appearing rustic ②ancient song played at the court ③comical tanka
to be far away from the city
vulgar expression
town and country
one's own thought
vulgar proverb
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Unicode hex code 9119
JIS X 0208 1-78-33
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 4772
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 6153
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 1862
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 2338
O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 2173
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 39597
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 2d11.4
Four corner code 6762.7