23 strokes
Kentei exam level 1

mold, mildew

Kun'yomi
  • mold, mould, mildew
  • to get moldy (mouldy), to get musty, to develop mildew
  • to get moldy (mouldy), to get musty, to develop mildew
On'yomi
  • バイ
  • マイ

Main Radical

(KanXi) (Nelson)

Character Breakdown

mold, mildew
バイ ビ マイ (Kentei 1)
stop, linger, loiter
テキ たたず.む (Kentei 1)
katakana no radical (no. 4)
ヘツ えい よう (Kentei 1)
human radical (no. 9)
mountain
やま サン さ (1st, N5)
black, dark, evil
コク くろい くろ
ri, village, parent's home
さと リ さ (2nd)
rice field, rice paddy
た デン いなか (1st, N4)
soil, earth, ground
ド つち つく (1st, N5)
fire, fire radical (no. 86)
ヒョウ カ
strike, hit, folding chair radical variant (no. 66)
ホク (Kentei 1)
person(人) variant
mow, cut grass, subdue
ガイ ゲ おさ.める (Kentei 1)

References

Unicode hex code 9EF4
JIS X 0208 1-83-64
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 1643
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 7065
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 814
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 1008
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 48196
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 3i20.1
Four corner code 2824.0