Kanji 周

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Strokes: 8
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On:
シュウ
shuu
Kun:
まわ.り
mawa.ri
Meaning:
circumference, circuit, lap
Grade: 4
JLPT: 3
Phonetic: (シュウ、チョウ)
In names: あまね、しゅ、す、ちか、のり、ひろ、びび、まこと amane, shu, su, chika, nori, hiro, bibi, makoto
Shape: idc
Elements: 冂, ,
Homonyms:
Categories: N3 (JLPT)

Examples

一周する
いっしゅうする
isshuusuru
go around once
一周忌
いっしゅうき
isshuuki
first anniversary of a death
円周
えんしゅう
enshuu
circumference
周り
まわり
mawari
perimeter, surroundings
周囲
しゅうい
shuui
perimeter, surroundings
周期
しゅうき
shuuki
cycle, period
周波数
しゅうはすう
shuuhasuu
frequency
周辺
しゅうへん
shuuhen
outskirts, peripheral
周遊券
しゅうゆうけん
shuuyuuken
excursion ticket
百周年
ひゃくしゅうねん
hyakushuunen
centennial

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): ju
Pinyin: zhou1
Vietnam: Chu

Codepoints

Big-5: A9 50
Decimal: 21608
Hex: 5468
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-28-94
Unicode UTF-16: 5468
Unicode UTF-8: E5 91 A8

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 632
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 532
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 504
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 187
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 694
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 409
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 736
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 91
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 91
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1903
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2585
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 558
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 324
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 3720
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 323
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 2, page 0953): 3441P
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 2998
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 317
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 339
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 622
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 768
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 507
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