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Kanji Information Sheet for 敬 ( PDF version )
Bushu (Radical) Info:
攴 (ぼくづくり) – folding chair
攵 (ホク, のぶん, ぼくづくり, ぼくにょう) – strike; hit; folding chair
Henshall Mnemonic: force person to use respectful phrases of plants
Levels: JLPT N2 | JLPT 2 (old) | Grade 6
Frequency: #1078 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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JLPT N3 Words
- 敬意 [けいい]
(n) respect; honour [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 尊敬 [そんけい]
(n,vs) respect; esteem; reverence; honour [K] [D] [Jisho]
JLPT N2 Words
- 敬う [うやまう]
(v5u) to show respect; to honour [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 敬語 [けいご]
(n) honorific; term of respect [K] [D] [Jisho]
JLPT N1 Words
- 敬具 [けいぐ]
(int,n) Sincerely yours [K] [D] [Jisho]
Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- 敬遠 [けいえん]
(n,vs) keeping at a distance; "kicking upstairs"; giving a batter an "intentional walk" [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 敬称 [けいしょう]
(n) title of honour [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 敬老 [けいろう]
(n) respect for the aged [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 失敬 [しっけい]
(adj-na,int,n,vs) rudeness; saying goodbye; acting impolitely; stealing; impoliteness; disrespect; impertinence [K] [D] [Jisho]