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Kanji Information Sheet for 棒 ( PDF version )
No Kun-yomi readings found for this kanji
Bushu (Radical) Info: 木 (き) – tree
Henshall Mnemonic: two big wooden clubs with nails through
Levels: JLPT N2 | JLPT 2 (old) | Grade 6
Frequency: #1455 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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JLPT N4 Words
- 泥棒 [どろぼう]
(n,vs) thief; burglar; robber; theft [K] [D] [Jisho]
JLPT N3 Words
- 棒 [ぼう]
(n) pole; rod; stick [K] [D] [Jisho]
JLPT N1 Words
- 鉄棒 [てつぼう]
(n) iron rod; crowbar; horizontal bar (gymnastics) [K] [D] [Jisho]
Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- ぶっきら棒 [ぶっきらぼう]
(adj-na,n) curt; blunt; brusque [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 相棒 [あいぼう]
(n) partner; pal; accomplice [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 棒立ち [ぼうだち]
(n) standing upright; standing bolt upright; rearing [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 用心棒 [ようじんぼう]
(n) bodyguard [K] [D] [Jisho]