Kana: チク、たけ
Romaji: chiku, take

Name Reading

Kana: たか
Romaji: taka



Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  6
Radical Number:  118
Frequency:  593
Grade:  1
Skip Pattern:  1-3-3
Korean Reading:  jug
Chinese Reading:  zhu2
Unicode:  7af9
JIS:  435D


Halpern Index: 228
Nelson Index: 3366
New Nelson Index: 4246
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 6f0.1
Four Corner Index: 8822.0
Guide to Remembering Index: 170
Gakken Index: 719
Japanese Names Index: 247
Daikanwanjiten Index: 25841
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 8.0730
Remembering the kanji Index: 937
Kanji Flashcards Index: 790
Kodansha Compact Index: 1471
Read Writing Kanji Third Index: 71
Kanji in Context Index: 374
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 168
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 201
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 946
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1007
Essential Kanji Index: 68
Kodansha Kanji Index: 267
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 2353
Read Writing the Kanji Index: 113
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 59


bamboo; middle (of a three-tier ranking system)
bamboo grass; generally smaller species of running bamboo that do not shed their sheaths (e.g. Sasa spp.)
川竹 (かわたけ)
bamboo growing along a river bank; Japanese timber bamboo (Phyllostachys bambsoides); giant timber bamboo; madake; Simon bamboo (Pleioblastus simonii); prostitute; the life of a prostitute
竹の杖 (たけのつえ)
bamboo rod (stick, pole)
竹ぼうき (たけぼうき、たかぼうき)
bamboo broom
竹林 (ちくりん、たけばやし)
bamboo thicket
竹刀 (しない)
bamboo sword (for kendo); bamboo fencing stick
竹馬 (たけうま、ちくば)
(walk on) stilts; bamboo horse
竹帛 (ちくはく)
竹籠 (たけかご)
bamboo basket
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