Kana: ヒ、いや.しい、いや.しむ、いや.しめる
Romaji: hi, iya.shii, iya.shimu, iya.shimeru


lowly, base, vile, vulgar

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Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  9
Radical Number:  4
Frequency:  2003
Grade:  8
Skip Pattern:  2-6-3
Korean Reading:  bi
Chinese Reading:  bei1
Unicode:  5351
JIS:  485C


Halpern Index: 2642
Nelson Index: 221
New Nelson Index: 618
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 5f4.8
Four Corner Index: 2640.0
Guide to Remembering Index: 1727
Gakken Index: 2041
Japanese Names Index: 976
Daikanwanjiten Index: 2738X
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 2.0551
Remembering the kanji Index: 1511
Kanji Flashcards Index: 1110
Kodansha Compact Index: 248
Kanji in Context Index: 1770
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 1688
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 2295
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 1525
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1629
Essential Kanji Index: 1795
Kodansha Kanji Index: 3270
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 855
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 1235


卑怯 (ひきょう)
cowardice; meanness; unfairness
尊卑 (そんぴ)
high and low; aristocrat and plebeian
鮮卑 (せんぴ)
Xianbei (ancient nomadic tribe of northern Asia)
卑賎 (ひせん)
low class; lowly (position); humble (condition)
卑見 (ひけん)
my humble opinion
卑劣 (ひれつ)
mean; foul play; cowardly; base
卑猥 (ひわい)
indecent; obscene
卑屈 (ひくつ)
menial; meanness; servility; abject
卑金属 (ひきんぞく)
base metals
卑語 (ひご)
vulgar expression; vulgarism
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