Kana: セイ、ショウ、シン、きよ.い、きよ.まる、きよ.める
Romaji: sei, shō, shin, kiyo.i, kiyo.maru, kiyo.meru

Name Readings

Kana: あき、さや、し、すが、すみ、せ、ちん
Romaji: aki, saya, shi, suga, sumi, se, chin


pure, purify, cleanse, exorcise, Manchu dynasty

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  11
Radical Number:  85
Frequency:  705
Grade:  4
Skip Pattern:  1-3-8
Korean Reading:  cheong
Chinese Reading:  qing1
Unicode:  6e05
JIS:  4036


Halpern Index: 523
Nelson Index: 2605
New Nelson Index: 3205
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 3a8.18
Four Corner Index: 3512.7
Guide to Remembering Index: 517
Gakken Index: 509
Japanese Names Index: 1342
Daikanwanjiten Index: 17695P
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 7.0081
Remembering the kanji Index: 1539
Kanji Flashcards Index: 692
Kodansha Compact Index: 1213
Read Writing Kanji Third Index: 547
Kanji in Context Index: 754
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 384
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 479
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 1553
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1659
Essential Kanji Index: 654
Kodansha Kanji Index: 635
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 346
Read Writing the Kanji Index: 440
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 569


clearly; brightly; cleanly; purely
清水 (しみず、せいすい、きよみず)
spring water; clear (pure) water
粛清 (しゅくせい)
(political) purge
清算 (せいさん)
settlement (financial); squaring accounts; clearing debts; liquidation; ending (a relationship); breaking up (with); burying (the past); redeeming (one's faults)
清和 (せいわ)
season when the sky is clear and the air warm (spring); first ten days of the fourth lunar month
Qing (dynasty of China, 1616-1912); Ch'ing
清掃 (せいそう)
cleaning; clean-up; garbage collection; scavenging
清朝 (しんちょう)
Qing Dynasty; Ch'ing Dynasty; Manchu Dynasty
清国 (しんこく)
China under the Manchus
平清盛 (たいらのきよもり)
Kiyomori (shogun)
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