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Kanji Information Sheet for 竹 ( PDF version )
Bushu (Radical) Info: 竹 (たけ) – bamboo
Henshall Mnemonic: two bamboo stems
Levels: JLPT N2 | JLPT 2 (old) | Grade 1
Frequency: #593 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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JLPT N2 Words
- 竹 [たけ]
(n) bamboo; middle (of a three-tier ranking system) [K] [D] [Jisho]
Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- 竹刀 [しない]
(n) (bamboo) fencing stick [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 竹林 [ちくりん]
(n) bamboo thicket [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 爆竹 [ばくちく]
(n) firecracker [K] [D] [Jisho]