Kana: ホウ、ブ、たてまつ.る、まつ.る、ほう.ずる
Romaji: hou, bu,,, hou.zuru

Name Readings

Kana: とも、やす
Romaji: tomo, yasu


observance, offer, present, dedicate

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  8
Radical Number:  4
Frequency:  1624
Grade:  8
Skip Pattern:  2-5-3
Korean Reading:  bong
Chinese Reading:  feng4
Unicode:  5949
JIS:  4A74


Halpern Index: 2559
Nelson Index: 212
New Nelson Index: 1149
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 0a8.13
Four Corner Index: 5050.3
Guide to Remembering Index: 1793
Gakken Index: 1106
Japanese Names Index: 717
Daikanwanjiten Index: 5894
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 3.0579
Remembering the kanji Index: 1573
Kanji Flashcards Index: 1177
Kodansha Compact Index: 415
Kanji in Context Index: 1678
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 1629
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 2215
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 1587
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1695
Essential Kanji Index: 1191
Kodansha Kanji Index: 3167
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 1455
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 1161


奉行 (ぶぎょう)
magistrate; shogunate administrator
奉仕 (ほうし)
service; ministry; attendance; church work; offering goods at a reduced price; providing a service for free
奉公 (ほうこう)
service; apprenticeship; public duty
町奉行 (まちぶぎょう)
(Edo-period) town magistrate
奉還 (ほうかん)
restoring to the emperor
奉る (たてまつる、まつる)
to offer; to present; to revere at a distance; to do respectfully
奉納 (ほうのう)
dedication; offering; presentation; oblation
信奉 (しんぽう)
belief; faith; adherence; espousal
奉じる (ほうじる)
to present; to dedicate; to obey; to follow; to believe in; to serve; to proudly bear
供奉 (ぐぶ)
accompanying; being in attendance on; inner offerer (any of the 10 high-ranking monks serving at the inner offering hall)
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