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Kanji Information Sheet for 福 ( PDF version )
Bushu (Radical) Info: 示 (しめす) – show
Henshall Mnemonic: altar at single entrance to field--good fortune
Levels: JLPT N3 | JLPT 2 (old) | Grade 3
Frequency: #467 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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JLPT N3 Words
- 幸福 [こうふく]
(adj-na,n) happiness; blessedness [K] [D] [Jisho]
JLPT N1 Words
- 福 [ふく]
(n) good fortune [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 福祉 [ふくし]
(n) (1) welfare; social security; (2) well-being [K] [D] [Jisho]
Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- 七福神 [しちふくじん]
(n) Seven Deities of Good Luck [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 社会福祉 [しゃかいふくし]
social welfare [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 祝福 [しゅくふく]
(n,vs) blessing [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 福音 [ふくいん]
(n) Gospel; Word of God [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 福助 [ふくすけ]
(n) large-headed dwarf statue, bringer of good luck [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 福利厚生 [ふくりこうせい]
welfare program [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 裕福 [ゆうふく]
(adj-na,n) affluence; prosperity [K] [D] [Jisho]