竿

noun

  1. flagstaff, flagpole.
  2. arabis (any plant of genus Arabis, esp. tower mustard, Arabis glabra), rock cress. Usually written with kana alone.

Variations

Pronunciation Kanji Kana Is Common
竿
旗竿 はたざお
 
 
旗ざお はたざお

Contained Kanji Breakdown

national flag, banner, standard
はた キ (4th, N1)
flags flying, streamers
direction, person, alternative
ホウ かた なた (2nd, N4)
dot, tick or dot radical (no. 3)
チュ (Kentei 1)
ten thousand, 10,000
マン バン よろず (2nd, N5)
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)
wrapping enclosure, wrapping radical (no. 20)
ホウ つつ.む (Kentei 1)
person(人) variant
that
キ ゴ それ (Kentei Pre-1)
sweet, coax, pamper
あま.い カン うま.い (7th, N2)
twenty
にじゅう ジュウ ニュウ (Kentei Pre-1)
eight, eight radical (no. 12)
ハチ や はっ (1st, N5)
pole, rod, scale beam
さお カン (Kentei Pre-1)
bamboo
たけ たか チク (1st, N2)
individual(個) variant
knife, wrapping enclosure(勹) variant
feathered stick, barb radical (no. 6)
ケツ かぎ (Kentei 1)
dry, parch, ebb
ひ.る カン ほ.す (6th, N2)