Kana: シ、えだ
Romaji: shi, eda

Name Readings

Kana: え、ぐさ
Romaji: e, gusa


bough, branch, twig, limb, counter for branches

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  8
Radical Number:  75
Frequency:  1401
Grade:  5
Skip Pattern:  1-4-4
Korean Reading:  ji
Chinese Reading:  qi2
Unicode:  679d
JIS:  3B5E


Halpern Index: 863
Nelson Index: 2211
New Nelson Index: 2591
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 4a4.18
Four Corner Index: 4494.7
Guide to Remembering Index: 1315
Gakken Index: 1154
Japanese Names Index: 631
Daikanwanjiten Index: 14557
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 6.0245
Remembering the kanji Index: 713
Kanji Flashcards Index: 626
Kodansha Compact Index: 1074
Read Writing Kanji Third Index: 719
Kanji in Context Index: 972
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 579
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 767
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 720
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 770
Essential Kanji Index: 889
Kodansha Kanji Index: 1073
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 1867
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 684


branch; bow; bough; twig; limb
枝分かれ (えだわかれ)
ramification; branch
上枝 (うわえだ、うわえ、ほつえ)
upper branches of a tree
大枝 (おおえだ)
large branch
枝垂れ柳 (しだれやなぎ、シダレヤナギ)
weeping willow (Salix babylonica)
counter for long, thin things (i.e. swords)
小枝 (こえだ)
twig; spray
しだれ桜 (しだれざくら、シダレザクラ)
weeping cherry (Prunus spachiana); shidare cherry
切り枝 (きりえだ)
slips (to plant)
長刀一枝 (ちょうとういっし)
one long sword
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