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Kanji Information Sheet for 旧 ( PDF version )
Bushu (Radical) Info: ｜ (ぼう) – rod
Henshall Mnemonic: only one day old, but old nonetheless
Levels: JLPT N2 | JLPT 2 (old) | Grade 5
Frequency: #549 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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JLPT N3 Words
JLPT N1 Words
- 復旧 [ふっきゅう]
(n,vs) restoration; restitution; rehabilitation [K] [D] [Jisho]
Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- 旧式 [きゅうしき]
(adj-na,n) old type; old style [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 旧制 [きゅうせい]
(n) old system; old order [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 旧姓 [きゅうせい]
(n) one's former (maiden) name [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 旧正月 [きゅうしょうがつ]
(n) Lunar calendar New Year [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 旧態 [きゅうたい]
(n) old state of affairs [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 旧派 [きゅうは]
(n) the old school [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 旧約 [きゅうやく]
(n) Old Testament; old promise; the old covenant [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 旧来 [きゅうらい]
(adj-no,n-adv,n-t) traditional; from ancient times; formerly [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 旧暦 [きゅうれき]
(n) old lunar calendar [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 新旧 [しんきゅう]
(n) new and old; incoming and outgoing [K] [D] [Jisho]