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Kanji Information Sheet for 操 ( PDF version )
Bushu (Radical) Info: 手 (て) – hand
Henshall Mnemonic: three wooden boxes take some handling
Levels: JLPT N1 | JLPT 1 (old) | Grade 6
Frequency: #1016 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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JLPT N3 Words
- 操作 [そうさ]
(n,vs) operation; management; processing [K] [D] [Jisho]
JLPT N2 Words
- 体操 [たいそう]
(n,vs) gymnastics; physical exercises; calisthenics [K] [D] [Jisho]
JLPT N1 Words
- 操る [あやつる]
(v5r) to manipulate; to operate; to pull strings [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 操縦 [そうじゅう]
(n,vs) (1) flying (a plane); (2) management; handling; control; manipulation [K] [D] [Jisho]
Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- 節操 [せっそう]
(n) (1) constancy; integrity; honor; (2) chastity; fidelity [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 操 [みさお]
(n) chastity; fidelity; honour; faith [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 操業 [そうぎょう]
(n) operation [K] [D] [Jisho]