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Kanji Information Sheet for 従 ( PDF version )
Bushu (Radical) Info: 彳 (ぎょうにんべん) – going man
Henshall Mnemonic: follow eight roads correctly
Levels: JLPT N1 | JLPT 1 (old) | Grade 6
Frequency: #601 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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JLPT N3 Words
- 従う [したがう]
(v5u) to abide (by the rules); to obey; to follow; to accompany [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 従って [したがって]
(conj) (uk) therefore; consequently; in accordance with [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 従兄弟 [いとこ]
(n) (uk) male cousin [K] [D] [Jisho]
JLPT N1 Words
- 従業員 [じゅうぎょういん]
(n) employee; worker [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 従事 [じゅうじ]
(n,vs) engaging; pursuing; following [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 従来 [じゅうらい]
(n-adv,n-t) up to now; so far; traditional [K] [D] [Jisho]
Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- 侍従 [じじゅう]
(n) chamberlain [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 従える [したがえる]
(v1) (1) to be accompanied by; (2) to subdue [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 従軍 [じゅうぐん]
(n) campaign [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 従属 [じゅうぞく]
(n,vs) subordination; dependency [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 専従 [せんじゅう]
(n) working exclusively for; working full-time (for) [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 服従 [ふくじゅう]
(n) obedience; submission; resignation [K] [D] [Jisho]