Kana: ソウ、シュ、シュウ、さが.す
Romaji: sou, shu, shū,


search, look for, locate

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  10
Radical Number:  64
Frequency:  592
Grade:  8
Skip Pattern:  1-3-7
Korean Reading:  su
Chinese Reading:  sou1
Unicode:  635c
JIS:  415C


Halpern Index: 432
Nelson Index: 1917
New Nelson Index: 2168
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 3c7.5
Four Corner Index: 5504.7
Guide to Remembering Index: 1516
Gakken Index: 701
Daikanwanjiten Index: 12179P
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 5.0252
Remembering the kanji Index: 1120
Kanji Flashcards Index: 572
Kodansha Compact Index: 893
Kanji in Context Index: 1475
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 318
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 389
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 1129
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1201
Essential Kanji Index: 1432
Kodansha Kanji Index: 516
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 1367
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 1339


捜査 (そうさ)
search (esp. in criminal investigations); investigation; inquiry; enquiry
特捜 (とくそう)
special investigation
科捜研 (かそうけん)
forensic researcher; crime scene investigator
捜し当てる (さがしあてる)
to find out; to discover; to detect
聞き込み捜査 (ききこみそうさ)
(police) legwork; house-to-house inquiry; canvassing; investigation carried out by questioning neighbours, bystanders, etc.
捜索 (そうさく)
search (esp. for someone or something missing); investigation
探す (さがす)
to search (for something desired, needed); to look for; to search (for something lost); to seek (a suspect in a crime)
連邦捜査局 (れんぽうそうさきょく)
Federal Bureau of Investigation; FBI
捜し物 (さがしもの)
object being sought
博捜 (はくそう)
searching far and wide
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