Kana: シ、ささ.える、つか.える、か.う
Romaji: shi, sasa.eru, tsuka.eru, ka.u

Name Readings

Kana: しんよう、じゅうまた
Romaji: shin'you, jūmata


branch, support, sustain, branch radical (no. 65)

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  4
Radical Number:  65
Frequency:  159
Grade:  5
Skip Pattern:  2-2-2
Korean Reading:  ji
Chinese Reading:  zhi1
Unicode:  652f
JIS:  3B59


Halpern Index: 1979
Nelson Index: 2039
New Nelson Index: 2324
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 2k2.1
Four Corner Index: 4040.7
Guide to Remembering Index: 691
Gakken Index: 302
Japanese Names Index: 63
Daikanwanjiten Index: 13061
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 5.0455
Remembering the kanji Index: 711
Busy People Index: 2.4
Kanji Way Index: 185
Kanji Flashcards Index: 583
Kodansha Compact Index: 932
Read Writing Kanji Third Index: 717
Kanji in Context Index: 368
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 1251
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 1717
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 718
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 768
Essential Kanji Index: 115
Kodansha Kanji Index: 2473
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 1467
Read Writing the Kanji Index: 621
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 642


支援 (しえん)
support; backing; aid; assistance
支持 (しじ)
support; holding up; propping; support; backing; endorsing
支部 (しぶ)
branch; subdivision
支える (ささえる)
to support; to prop; to sustain; to underlay; to hold up; to hold at bay; to stem; to check
支庁 (しちょう)
(governmental) branch office
支配 (しはい)
domination; rule; control; direction; guidance
支店 (してん)
branch office; branch store
閊える (つかえる、つっかえる)
to stick; to get stuck; to get caught; to get jammed; to clog; to be unavailable; to be busy; to be occupied; to be full; to be piled up (e.g. of work); to halt (in one's speech); to stumble (over one's words); to stutter; to stammer; to feel blocked (of one's chest or throat, due to grief, anxiety, illness, etc.); to feel pressure; to feel pain
支社 (ししゃ)
branch office
支所 (ししょ)
branch (office)
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