Kana: ニン、まか.せる、まか.す
Romaji: nin, maka.seru,

Name Readings

Kana: さ、とう、ひで
Romaji: sa, tou, hide


responsibility, duty, term, entrust to, appoint

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  6
Radical Number:  9
Frequency:  217
Grade:  5
Skip Pattern:  1-2-4
Korean Reading:  im
Chinese Reading:  ren2
Unicode:  4efb
JIS:  4724


Halpern Index: 53
Nelson Index: 374
New Nelson Index: 136
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 2a4.9
Four Corner Index: 2221.4
Guide to Remembering Index: 764
Gakken Index: 310
Japanese Names Index: 235
Daikanwanjiten Index: 416
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 1.0635
Remembering the kanji Index: 1003
Kanji Way Index: 349
Kanji Flashcards Index: 307
Kodansha Compact Index: 69
Read Writing Kanji Third Index: 785
Kanji in Context Index: 639
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 37
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 38
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 1012
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1078
Essential Kanji Index: 414
Kodansha Kanji Index: 57
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 2172
Read Writing the Kanji Index: 688
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 662


obligation; duty; charge; responsibility
責任 (せきにん)
duty; responsibility (incl. supervision of staff); liability; onus
退任 (たいにん)
retirement; resignation; stepping down
歴任 (れきにん)
successive jobs; consecutive jobs
辞任 (じにん)
to resign; resignation
就任 (しゅうにん)
inauguration; assumption of office
任務 (にんむ)
duty; function; office; mission; task
任命 (にんめい)
appointment; nomination; ordination; commission; designation
任意 (にんい)
optional; voluntary; arbitrary; random; discretionary; facultative; spontaneous; any; arbitrary
兼任 (けんにん)
concurrent post; to hold two posts concurrently
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