Kanji 司

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Strokes: 5
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On:
shi
Kun:
つかさど.る
tsukasado.ru
Meaning:
director, official, govt office, rule, administer
Grade: 4
JLPT: 3
Phonetic: (シ)
In names: つ、つか、つかさ tsu, tsuka, tsukasa
Shape: idc
Elements:
Look alike:
Synonyms: , ,
Categories: N3 (JLPT)

Examples

上司
じょうし
joushi
boss, superior
司令官
しれいかん
shireikan
commandant
司会者
しかいしゃ
shikaisha
chairperson, moderator, MC
司書
ししょ
shisho
librarian
司法
しほう
shihoo
administration of justice, judicial
司祭
しさい
shisai
priest, rabbi
寿司
すし
sushi
sushi
行司
ぎょうじ
gyouji
sumo referee

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): sa
Pinyin: si1
Vietnam: Ti, Tư

Codepoints

Big-5: A5 71
Decimal: 21496
Hex: 53F8
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-27-42
Unicode UTF-16: 53F8
Unicode UTF-8: E5 8F B8

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 412
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 524
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 497
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 761
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 712
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 400
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 164
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 861
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 842
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1861
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2538
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 1204
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 318
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 3648
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 1881
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 2, page 0777): 3257
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 2931
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 1863
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 2007
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 877
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 698
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 451
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