Kana: ヨウ、ショウ、さま、さん
Romaji: you, shō, sama, san


Esq., way, manner, situation, polite suffix

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  14
Radical Number:  75
Frequency:  493
Grade:  3
Skip Pattern:  1-4-10
Korean Reading:  yang
Chinese Reading:  yang4
Unicode:  69d8
JIS:  4D4D


Halpern Index: 1052
Nelson Index: 2341
New Nelson Index: 2821
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 4a10.25
Four Corner Index: 4893.2
Guide to Remembering Index: 407
Gakken Index: 472
Japanese Names Index: 2099
Daikanwanjiten Index: 15352P
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 6.0500
Remembering the kanji Index: 933
Busy People Index: 2.15
Kanji Way Index: 216
Kanji Flashcards Index: 641
Kodansha Compact Index: 1110
Read Writing Kanji Third Index: 430
Kanji in Context Index: 677
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 723
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 969
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 942
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1003
Essential Kanji Index: 309
Kodansha Kanji Index: 1332
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 1842
Read Writing the Kanji Index: 328
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 429


mess; sorry state; plight; sad sight; -ways; -wards; in the act of ...; just as one is ...; manner of ...; way of ...
appearing ...; looking ...; way to ...; method of; form; style; design; like; similar to; thing (thought or spoken)
Mr.; Mrs.; Ms.
様々 (さまざま)
varied; various
仕様 (しよう)
way; method; means; resource; remedy; (technical) specification
Mr.; Mrs.; Miss; Ms.; makes words more polite (usu. in fixed expressions); state; situation; appearance
precedent; example
同様 (どうよう)
identical; equal to; same (kind); like; similarity
様様 (さまさま)
our gracious (Queen); honorific that attaches to name of a person or thing that has bestowed grace or favour upon you; agreeable condition
模様 (もよう)
pattern; figure; design; state; condition; conjecture of the current situation; the way it seems; model; pattern; example; indicates that that noun seems likely (e.g. rain or storm)
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