Kanji 座

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Strokes: 10
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On:
za
Kun:
すわ.る
suwa.ru
Meaning:
squat, seat, cushion, gathering, sit
Grade: 6
JLPT: 2
Phonetic: (ザ)
In names: え、おき、くら e, oki, kura
Shape: idc
Elements: , , 广, ,
Antonyms:
Homonyms:
Categories: N2 (JLPT)

Examples

座る
すわる
suwaru
sit, squat
座右の書
ざゆうのしょ
zayuunosho
one's bedside book
座席
ざせき
zaseki
seat
座敷
ざしき
zashiki
tatami room
座禅
ざぜん
zazen
meditation
座談会
ざだんかい
zadankai
symposium, round-table
星座
せいざ
seiza
constellation
王座
おうざ
ouza
throne
講座
こうざ
kooza
course (of lectures)
銀座
ぎんざ
ginza
silver mint, Ginza (place name)
銀行口座
ぎんこうこうざ
ginkookooza
bank account

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): jwa
Pinyin: zuo4
Vietnam: Tọa

Codepoints

Big-5: AE 79
Decimal: 24231
Hex: 5EA7
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-26-34
Unicode UTF-16: 5EA7
Unicode UTF-8: E5 BA A7

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 880
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 870
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 1089
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 377
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 510
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 1245
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 800
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 786
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1989
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2686
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 175
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 590
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 3868
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 1033
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 4, page 0566): 9319
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 3116
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 1024
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 1100
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 1515
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 1619
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 900
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