Kana: サイ、もよう.す、もよお.す
Romaji: sai,,


sponsor, hold (a meeting), give (a dinner)

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  13
Radical Number:  9
Frequency:  536
Grade:  8
Skip Pattern:  1-2-11
Korean Reading:  choe
Chinese Reading:  cui1
Unicode:  50ac
JIS:  3A45


Halpern Index: 157
Nelson Index: 533
New Nelson Index: 298
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 2a11.12
Four Corner Index: 2221.4
Guide to Remembering Index: 1293
Gakken Index: 693
Japanese Names Index: 2060
Daikanwanjiten Index: 1005
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 1.0897
Remembering the kanji Index: 987
Kanji Flashcards Index: 1065
Kodansha Compact Index: 128
Kanji in Context Index: 1248
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 117
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 136
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 996
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1062
Essential Kanji Index: 1529
Kodansha Kanji Index: 178
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 2175
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 1607


開催 (かいさい)
holding a meeting; open an exhibition
催す (もよおす)
to hold (a meeting); to give (a dinner); to show signs of; to feel (sensation, emotion, etc.)
共催 (きょうさい)
joint sponsorship
催し (もよおし)
event; festivities; function; social gathering; auspices; opening; holding (a meeting)
催促 (さいそく)
pressing; demanding; urging; demand; request; claim
主催 (しゅさい)
sponsorship (i.e. conducting under one's auspices); promotion; organizing; organising; hosting; staging
催眠 (さいみん)
催事 (さいじ)
special event
催し物 (もよおしもの、もようしもの)
points of interest; tourist attraction; exhibit; events; amusements; (program of) entertainments (programme)
催涙 (さいるい)
lacrimator; dacryagogue; tear-inducing agent
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