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サク
saku
Kun:
つな、なわ、もと.める、さが.す
tsuna, nawa, moto.meru, saga.su
Meaning:
cord, rope, searching, inquiring
Grade: 8
JLPT: 1
In names: もと moto
Shape: idc
Elements: 冖, ,
Look alike:
Synonyms: , , 調, , , ,
Categories: N1 (JLPT)

Examples

暗中模索
あんちゅうもさく
anchuumosaku
groping in the dark;exploring new avenues without having any clues
家宅捜索
かたくそうさく
katakusoosaku
premises search;household search
検索
けんさく
kensaku
looking up (e.g. a word in a dictionary);retrieval (e.g. data);searching for;referring to
鋼索
こうさく
koosaku
steel cable;steel wire rope
さく
saku
rope;cord
索引
さくいん
sakuin
index (in a book)
索具
さくぐ
sakugu
rigging;gear;tackle
索条
さくじょう
sakujou
cable;rope
索条鉄道
さくじょうてつどう
sakujoutetsudou
cable railway
索然
さくぜん
sakuzen
dry;desolate

Reading in other languages

Korean: 삭, 색
Korean (latin): sag, saeg
Pinyin: suo3
Vietnam: Tác, Sách

Codepoints

Big-5: AF C1
Decimal: 32034
Hex: 7D22
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-26-87
Unicode UTF-16: 7D22
Unicode UTF-8: E7 B4 A2

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 1299
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 1762
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 1155
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 1625
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 1703
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 1104
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 1059
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1587
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2168
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 1301
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 1505
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 3105
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 1377
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 8, page 0988): 27306
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 2455
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 1365
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 1465
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 782
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 4449
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 1378
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