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Kanji Information Sheet for 塩 ( PDF version )
Bushu (Radical) Info: 土 (つち) – earth
Henshall Mnemonic: person throws salty dish from mouth to ground
Levels: JLPT N2 | JLPT 2 (old) | Grade 4
Frequency: #1148 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- 塩化 [えんか]
(n) chloride [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 塩基 [えんき]
(n) base (chem.) [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 塩酸 [えんさん]
(n) hydrochloric acid [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 塩水 [しおみず]
(n) salt water; brine [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 塩素 [えんそ]
(n) chlorine (Cl) [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 塩田 [えんでん]
(n) saltpan; field for drying salt [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 塩梅 [あんばい]
(n) seasoning; condition; manner; flavour; state [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 塩分 [えんぶん]
(n) salt; salt content [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 岩塩 [がんえん]
(n) rock salt [K] [D] [Jisho]