Kana: サク、サ、つく.る、つく.り、-づく.り
Romaji: saku, sa,, tsuku.ri, -zuku.ri

Name Readings

Kana: くり、さか、さっ、づくり、とも、なお、はぎ、まさか
Romaji: kuri, saka, sa, , zukuri, tomo, nao, hagi, masaka


make, production, prepare, build

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  7
Radical Number:  9
Frequency:  103
Grade:  2
Skip Pattern:  1-2-5
Korean Reading:  ju
Chinese Reading:  zuo2
Unicode:  4f5c
JIS:  3A6E


Halpern Index: 68
Nelson Index: 407
New Nelson Index: 167
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 2a5.10
Four Corner Index: 2821.1
Guide to Remembering Index: 127
Gakken Index: 99
Japanese Names Index: 362
Daikanwanjiten Index: 518
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 1.0718
Remembering the kanji Index: 1142
Busy People Index: 3.4
Kanji Way Index: 120
Kanji Flashcards Index: 116
Kodansha Compact Index: 75
Read Writing Kanji Third Index: 141
Kanji in Context Index: 137
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 49
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 52
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 1151
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1224
Essential Kanji Index: 147
Kodansha Kanji Index: 77
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 2154
Read Writing the Kanji Index: 82
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 144


work (e.g. of art); production; harvest; cultivation; farming; crop; yield; technique
作曲 (さっきょく)
composition; setting (of music)
制作 (せいさく)
work (film, book); production; creation; turning (something) out; development
原作 (げんさく)
original work
作家 (さっか)
author; writer; novelist; artist
作品 (さくひん)
work (e.g. book, film, composition, etc.); opus; performance; production
作詞 (さくし)
(writing) song lyrics
作る (つくる)
to make; to produce; to manufacture; to build; to construct; to prepare (food); to brew (alcohol); to raise; to grow; to cultivate; to train; to till; to draw up (a document); to make out; to prepare; to write; to create (an artistic work, etc.); to compose; to coin (a phrase); to organize; to organise; to establish; to found; to have (a child); to make up (one's face, etc.); to fabricate (an excuse, etc.); to form (a line, etc.); to set (a record); to commit (a sin, etc.)
作戦 (さくせん)
tactics; strategy; military or naval operations
作成 (さくせい)
drawing up (e.g. legal document, contract, will, etc.); preparing; writing; framing; making; producing; creating; creation
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