Kana: ショウ、や.く、や.き、や.き-、-や.き、や.ける
Romaji: shō, ya.ku,,,, ya.keru

Name Readings

Kana: やい、やき
Romaji: yai, yaki


bake, burning

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  12
Radical Number:  86
Frequency:  982
Grade:  4
Skip Pattern:  1-4-8
Korean Reading:  so
Chinese Reading:  shao1
Unicode:  713c
JIS:  3E46


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Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 4d8.4
Four Corner Index: 9481.1
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1999 Kanji Learners Index: 681
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焼き (やき)
cooking, esp. frying or stir-frying; heating; tempering; -ware
焼失 (しょうしつ)
being destroyed by fire
焼酎 (しょうちゅう)
shochu; Japanese spirit distilled from sweet potatoes, rice, etc.
焼肉 (やきにく)
yakiniku; Japanese dish of grilled meat similar to Korean barbecue; roasted meat; grill
焼ける (やける)
to burn; to be roasted; to be heated; to be sunburnt; to fade (in the sun); to glow red (i.e. of the sky at sunset); to be jealous; to be envious
焼く (やく)
to burn; to roast; to broil; to grill; to bake; to toast; to barbecue; to heat; to heat up; to make (charcoal, pottery, bricks, etc.); to bake; to fire; to burn; to tan (i.e. suntan); to burn; to print (a photo); to burn (an optical disc); to be jealous of; to be envious of; to envy
燃焼 (ねんしょう)
burning; combustion
全焼 (ぜんしょう)
burned down; entirely destroyed
焼却 (しょうきゃく)
incineration; destroy by fire
焼き払う (やきはらう)
to burn down (to the ground); to clear away by burning; to reduce to ashes; to burn off
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