Kana: シュ、ス、シュウ、ぬし、おも、あるじ
Romaji: shu, su, shū, nushi, omo, aruji

Name Readings

Kana: かず、ず、もん
Romaji: kazu, zu, mon


lord, chief, master, main thing, principal

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  5
Radical Number:  8
Frequency:  95
Grade:  3
Skip Pattern:  2-1-4
Korean Reading:  ju
Chinese Reading:  zhu3
Unicode:  4e3b
JIS:  3C67


Halpern Index: 1938
Nelson Index: 285
New Nelson Index: 38
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 4f1.1
Four Corner Index: 0010.4
Guide to Remembering Index: 299
Gakken Index: 91
Japanese Names Index: 196
Daikanwanjiten Index: 100
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 1.0329
Remembering the kanji Index: 266
Busy People Index: 2.10
Kanji Way Index: 34
Kanji Flashcards Index: 106
Kodansha Compact Index: 19
Read Writing Kanji Third Index: 315
Kanji in Context Index: 70
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 1231
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 1696
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 272
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 284
Essential Kanji Index: 49
Kodansha Kanji Index: 2437
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 472
Read Writing the Kanji Index: 237
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 252


head (of a household, etc.); leader; master; owner; proprietor; proprietress; subject (of a rumour, etc.); doer (of a deed); guardian spirit (e.g. long-resident beast, usu. with mystical powers); long-time resident (or employee, etc.); husband; you
head (of a household); proprietor (of a store); proprietress; landlord; landlady; master (of a servant); entertaining someone as one's guest
主義 (しゅぎ)
doctrine; rule; principle
主催 (しゅさい)
sponsorship (i.e. conducting under one's auspices); promotion; organizing; organising; hosting; staging
(one's) master; Lord (Christian ref. to Jesus or God); the main thing; the majority; the primary concern
chief; main; principal; important; main secondary or supporting role (in kyogen)
honorific (or familiar) suffix used after a name
主演 (しゅえん)
starring; playing the leading part
株主 (かぶぬし)
shareholder; stockholder
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