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English: breath respiration son interest (on money) On-Yomi: ソク Kun-Yomi: いき
Bushu (Radical) Info: 心 (シン, こころ, -ごころ, りっしんべん) – heart; mind; spirit 攸 (ユウ, ところ) – distant, far; adverbial prefix; relaxed; at ease; place 自 (みずから) – oneself
Henshall Mnemonic: heart breathes through nose
Levels: JLPT N3 | JLPT 2 (old) | Grade 3 Frequency: #882 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers Common Words and/or Phrases Using this Kanji: Click any individual kanji to view a similar information sheet for it. Click [K] to look up the word's individual character(s) at WWWJDIC. Click [D] to look up the word at WWWJDIC (definition is the same but other useful features exist).
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JLPT N4 Words JLPT N3 Words JLPT N2 Words 休 息 [きゅうそく] (n) rest; relief; relaxation [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] JLPT N1 Words 消 息 [しょうそく] (n) news; letter; circumstances [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 窒 息 [ちっそく] (n,vs) suffocation [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 子 息 [しそく] (n) (hon) son [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 利 息 [りそく] (n) interest (bank) [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT 生 息 [せいそく] (n,vs) inhabiting; living [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 生 息 地 [せいそくち] (n) habitat; home (e.g. of the tiger) [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 消 息 筋 [しょうそくすじ] (n) informed circles [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 一 人 息 子 [ひとりむすこ] (n) an only son [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] ドラ 息 子 [ドラむすこ] lazy son; profligate son [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 終 息 [しゅうそく] (n,vi,vs) having just ended; being resolved [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 寝 息 [ねいき] (n) sleeper's breathing [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 嘆 息 [たんそく] (n) sigh; grief; deploring [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 息 吹 [いぶき] (n) breath [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 息 切れ [いきぎれ] (n) shortness of breath [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 鼻 息 [はないき] (n) nasal breathing; person's pleasure [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 溜め 息 [ためいき] (n) (uk) a sigh [ K] [ D] [ Jisho]