Kanji 種

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Strokes: 14
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On:
シュ
shu
Kun:
たね、-ぐさ
tane, -gusa
Meaning:
species, kind, class, variety, seed
Grade: 4
JLPT: 3
Phonetic: (シュ)
In names: おい、くさ、た、ほ oi, kusa, ta, ho
Shape: idc
Elements: , , ,
Categories: N3 (JLPT)

Examples

一種
いっしゅ
isshu
one variety, one class
人種
じんしゅ
jinshu
race (of people)
各種
かくしゅ
kakushu
each kind
品種
ひんしゅ
hinshu
brand, kind
業種
ぎょうしゅ
gyoushu
type of industry
たね
tane
seed
種子
しゅし
shushi
seed
職種
しょくしゅ
shokushu
occupational category

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): jong
Pinyin: zhong3, chong2, zhong4
Vietnam: Chủng, Chúng

Codepoints

Big-5: BA D8
Decimal: 31278
Hex: 7A2E
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-28-79
Unicode UTF-16: 7A2E
Unicode UTF-8: E7 A8 AE

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 423
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 531
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 503
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 232
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 435
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 783
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 2124
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 228
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 228
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 823
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 1128
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 564
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 1442
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 1560
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 1695
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 8, page 0600): 25174
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 1218
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 1679
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 1810
The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley): 417
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 3295
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 4159
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 618
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