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Strokes: 15
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On:
チョウ
choo
Kun:
しら.べる、しら.べ、ととの.う、ととの.える
shira.beru, shira.be, totono.u, totono.eru
Meaning:
tune, tone, meter, key (music), writing style, prepare, exorcise, investigate, harmonize, mediate
Grade: 3
JLPT: 3
Phonetic: (シュウ、チョウ)
In names: ぎ、つぎ gi, tsugi
Shape: idc
Elements: 冂, , , ,
Homonyms:
Synonyms: , ,
Categories: N3 (JLPT)

Examples

体調
たいちょう
taichoo
physical condition
協調する
きょうちょうする
kyoochoosuru
co-operate
好調な
こうちょうな
koochoona
favorable
強調する
きょうちょうする
kyoochoosuru
emphasize
調う
ととのう
totonoo
be prepared [v.i.]
調える
ととのえる
totonoeru
put in order [v.t.]
調べる
しらべる
shiraberu
check [v.t.]
調子
ちょうし
chooshi
tone, mood, condition
調査する
ちょうさする
choosasuru
investigate
調節する
ちょうせつする
choosetsusuru
adjust
順調な
じゅんちょうな
junchoona
doing well

Reading in other languages

Korean: 조, 주
Korean (latin): jo, ju
Pinyin: diao4, tiao2
Vietnam: Điều, Điệu

Codepoints

Big-5: BD D5
Decimal: 35519
Hex: 8ABF
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-36-20
Unicode UTF-16: 8ABF
Unicode UTF-8: E8 AA BF

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 471
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 369
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 348
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 376
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 108
Japanese For Busy People: 3.9
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 906
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 2328
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 342
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 342
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1051
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 1417
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 210
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 1699
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 1973
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 355
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 10, page 0505): 35609P
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 1567
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 349
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 373
The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley): 219
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 4392
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 5647
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 434
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