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Kanji Information Sheet for 幼 ( PDF version )
Bushu (Radical) Info: 幺 (いとがしら) – short thread
Henshall Mnemonic: infant short on strength, like tiny thread
Levels: JLPT N2 | JLPT 2 (old) | Grade 6
Frequency: #1227 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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JLPT N3 Words
- 幼い [おさない]
(adj) very young; childish [K] [D] [Jisho]
JLPT N2 Words
- 幼児 [ようじ]
(n) infant; baby; child [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 幼稚 [ようち]
(adj-na,n) infancy; childish; infantile [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 幼稚園 [ようちえん]
(n) kindergarten [K] [D] [Jisho]
Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- 乳幼児 [にゅうようじ]
(n) infants; babies [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 幼なじみ [おさななじみ]
(n) childhood friend; friend from infancy; old playmate [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 幼子 [おさなご]
(n) infant; baby; little child [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 幼少 [ようしょう]
(adj-na,n) infancy; childhood; tender age [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 幼虫 [ようちゅう]
(n) larva; chrysalis [K] [D] [Jisho]