Kanji 省

  • Radical:
    (109)
    Strokes:
    9
  • On:
    セイ、ショウ
    sei, shoo
  • Kun:
    かえり.みる、はぶ.く
    kaeri.miru, habu.ku
  • Meaning:
    focus, government ministry, conserve
  • Grade: 4
  • JLPT: 3
  • Phonetic: (ショウ、サ)
  • In names: さとし、み
    satoshi, mi
  • Shape:
  • Elements: 丿, , ,
  • Homonyms:
  • Categories: N3 (JLPT)

Examples

  • 反省する はんせいする
    hanseisuru
    reflect on, think over
    listen
    大蔵省 おおくらしょう
    ookurashoo
    Ministry of Finance
    listen
    帰省する きせいする
    kiseisuru
    go home (for a holiday)
    listen
    省く はぶく
    habuku
    omit
    listen
    省みる かえりみる
    kaerimiru
    reflect on
    listen
    省エネ しょうエネ
    shooene
    economical use of energy
    listen
    省庁 しょうちょう
    shoochoo
    ministries & government offices
    listen
    省略する しょうりゃくする
    shooryakusuru
    omit, abbreviate
    listen

Information about the radical 目 and its variants

Number 109

Radical
Strokes 5
Name (me)
Meaning eye

Radical
Strokes 5
Name めへん (mehen)
Meaning eye
Position へん (hen)

Radical
Strokes 5
Name よこめ (yokome)
Meaning eye
Position かんむり (kanmuri)

Reading in other languages

Korean: 성, 생
Korean (latin): seong, saeng
Pinyin: sheng3, xing3
Vietnam: Tỉnh

Codepoints

Big-5: AC D9
Decimal: 30465
Hex: 7701
jis_level: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-30-42
Unicode UTF-16: 7701
Unicode UTF-8: E7 9C 81

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 640
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 546
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 516
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 408
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 245
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 760
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 1013
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 145
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 145
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1583
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2164
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 389
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 1382
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 3100
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 125
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 8, page 0183): 23179
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 2449
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 124
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 131
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 218
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 3916
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 528
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