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Bushu (Radical) Info: | (ぼう) – rod
Henshall Mnemonic: mountain emerging atop another
Levels: JLPT N5 | JLPT 4 (old) | Grade 1
Frequency: #13 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Common Words and/or Phrases Using this Kanji:

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JLPT N5 Words

  • かける   [でかける]
    (v1) to depart; to go out (e.g. on an excursion or outing); to set out; to start; to be going   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  • す   [だす]
    (v5s) (1) to take out; to get out; (2) to put out; (3) to submit (e.g. thesis); to turn in; (4) to publish; to make public; (5) to send (e.g. letter); to start (fire)   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  • る   [でる]
    (v1) to appear; to come forth; to leave   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  • る   [できる]
    (v1) (uk) to be able to; to be ready; to occur   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  •   [でぐち]
    (n) exit; gateway; way out; outlet; leak; vent   [K] [D] [Jisho]

JLPT N4 Words

  • し   [ひきだし]
    (n) drawer; drawing out   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  • す   [おもいだす]
    (v5s) to recall; to remember   [K] [D] [Jisho]

JLPT N3 Words

  • う   [おめでとう]
    (ateji) (int) (uk) Congratulations!; an auspicious occasion!   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  •   [しゅっせき]
    (n,vs) attendance; presence   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  •   [ていしゅつ]
    (n,vs) presentation; submission; filing   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  •   [で]
    (n,n-suf) outflow; coming (going) out; graduate (of); rising (of the sun or moon); one's turn to appear on stage   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  •   [ししゅつ]
    (n) expenditure; expenses   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  • す   [とびだす]
    (v5s) to jump out; to rush out; to fly out; to appear suddenly; to protrude; to project   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  •   [しゅっぱつ]
    (n,vs) departure   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  •   [しゅっぱん]
    (n,vs) publication   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  • い   [であい]
    (n) meeting; rendezvous; encounter   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  • う   [であう]
    (v5u) to meet by chance; to come across; to happen to encounter; to hold a rendezvous; to have a date   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  •   [がいしゅつ]
    (n,vs) outing; going out   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  •   [おもいで]
    (n) memories; recollections; reminiscence   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  • るだけ   [できるだけ]
    if at all possible   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  •   [できごと]
    (n) incident; affair; happening; event   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  •   [ゆしゅつ]
    (n,vs) export   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  •   [しゅつじょう]
    (n) (stage) appearance; participation; performance   [K] [D] [Jisho]
  •   [しゅっしん]
    (n) (1) person's origin (town, city, country, etc.); (2) institution from which one graduated; (3) director in charge of employee relations   [K] [D] [Jisho]

JLPT N2 Words

  • す   [いいだす]
    (v5s) to start talking; to speak; to tell; to propose; to suggest; to break the ice   [K] [D] [Jisho]

JLPT N1 Words

    Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT

    •   [しゅっせい]
      (n,vs) departure (for the front)   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    •   [けんしゅつ]
      (n,vs) detection; sense (e.g. sensor)   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    •   [とどけで]
      (n,vs) report; notification   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    •   [しゅっせきしゃ]
      those present; attendance   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    • し   [たきだし]
      (n) emergency rice feeding   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    • し   [おくりだし]
      (n) pushing (propelling) (one's opponent) out of the ring from behind   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    • し   [たきだし]
      (n) emergency rice feeding   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    •   [でまえ]
      (n) catering; meal delivery service   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    •   [ないしゅっけつ]
      (n) internal bleeding; internal haemorrhage   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    •   [はいしゅつ]
      (n) turning out in great numbers   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    •   [せんしゅつ]
      (n) election   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    •   [しゅっそう]
      (n,vs) entry in a race   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    •   [であし]
      (n) start; turnout   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    • し   [もちだし]
      (n) an item carried out; provide money (oneself)   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    • す   [もちだす]
      (v5s) to take out; to carry out; to bring out from where it belongs   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    •   [えんしゅつか]
      (n) producer; director   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    • れる   [でおくれる]
      (v1) to get a late start   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    • す   [ふきだす]
      (v5s) to spout; to spurt; to gush out; to burst into laughter   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    •   [しゅっちょうじょ]
      (n) branch office; agency; sub-branch   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    • し   [だし]
      (n,n-suf) stock; broth; pretext; excuse; pretense; dupe; front man   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    • す   [うちだす]
      (v5s) to begin; to beat; to end; to close; to set out (forth); to work out; to hammer out   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    •   [しゅってい]
      (n,vs) appearance in court   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    •   [しゅってん]
      (n) source (e.g. quotation); authority   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    •   [しゅってん]
      (n,vs) exhibit; display   [K] [D] [Jisho]
    •   [でみせ]
      (n) food stand; branch store   [K] [D] [Jisho]
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    The sofware used to generate this kanji information uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group at Monash University and are used in conformance with the Group's license.

    NOTE: I converted the sources just mentioned years ago and have never really updated so there may be some missing or incorrect information that has been addressed in the original sources but not here.

    The first Stroke Order image used on this page is courtesy of Ulrich Apel's excellent open source KanjiVG project. The second image is from the folks at the excellent Jisho Japanese-English dictionary site and it too is based on KanjiVG.

    Classifying the kanji and popular vocabulary by the new JLPT levels was done by consulting Jonathan Waller‘s JLPT Resources page, renshuu, Wictionary, and Nihongo Ichiban.

    The Henshall Mnemonics are the copyright of Tuttle Publishing and are the result of the hard work by Professor Henshall. See the list I used here.

    If you are curious about the lexicography shown in the word definitions, visit the WWWJDIC abbreviations and codes guide and the JMdict/Edict Lexicographical details page.