Kanji 食

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Strokes: 9
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On:
ショク、ジキ
shoku, jiki
Kun:
く.う、く.らう、た.べる、は.む
ku.u, ku.rau, ta.beru, ha.mu
Meaning:
eat, food
Grade: 2
JLPT: 5
In names: ぐい gui
Shape: idc
Elements: 丶, ,
Synonyms: ,
Categories: N5 (JLPT)

Examples

和食
わしょく
washoku
Japanese-style meal
夕食
ゆうしょく
yuushoku
dinner
断食する
だんじきする
danjikisuru
fast [v.i.]
朝食
ちょうしょく
chooshoku
breakfast
食い物
くいもの
kuimono
food
食べる
たべる
taberu
eat
食べ物
たべもの
tabemono
food
食事する
しょくじする
shokujisuru
have a meal
食堂
しょくどう
shokudou
dining hall
食後
しょくご
shokugo
after a meal
食欲
しょくよく
shokuyoku
appetite (for food)

Reading in other languages

Korean: 식, 사
Korean (latin): sig, sa
Pinyin: shi2, si4
Vietnam: Thực, Tự

Codepoints

Big-5: AD B9
Decimal: 39135
Hex: 98DF
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-31-09
Unicode UTF-16: 98DF
Unicode UTF-8: E9 A3 9F

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 253
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 163
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 146
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 283
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 269
Japanese For Busy People: 2.13
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 99
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 1159
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 322
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 322
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1316
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 1787
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 131
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 1900
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 2578
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 1484
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 12, page 0371): 44014
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 2075
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 1472
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 1582
The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley): 207
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 5154
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 6674
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 180
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