Kana: ショ、チョ、お、いとぐち
Romaji: sho, cho, o, itoguchi

Name Reading

Romaji: ho


thong, beginning, inception, end, cord, strap, mental or emotional state

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  14
Radical Number:  120
Frequency:  952
Grade:  8
Skip Pattern:  1-6-8
Korean Reading:  seo
Chinese Reading:  xu4
Unicode:  7dd2
JIS:  3D6F


Halpern Index: 1378
Nelson Index: 3557
New Nelson Index: 4521
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 6a8.3
Four Corner Index: 2496.0
Guide to Remembering Index: 1382
Gakken Index: 1296
Japanese Names Index: 2537
Daikanwanjiten Index: 27632
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 8.1114
Remembering the kanji Index: 1344
Kanji Flashcards Index: 825
Kodansha Compact Index: 1542
Kanji in Context Index: 1033
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 935
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 1260
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 1356
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1444
Essential Kanji Index: 949
Kodansha Kanji Index: 1742
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 2778
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 1724


cord; strap; thong; string (of a musical instrument, bow, etc.)
beginning; inception
由緒 (ゆいしょ)
history; pedigree; lineage
内緒 (ないしょ、ないしょう)
secrecy; confidentiality; privacy; secret; one's circumstances (esp. fiscal); inner realization; personal enlightenment; kitchen
端緒 (たんしょ、たんちょ)
a clue; start; beginning
糸口 (いとぐち)
thread end; beginning; clue
一緒 (いっしょ)
together; at the same time; same; identical
情緒 (じょうちょ、じょうしょ)
emotion; feeling; atmosphere; mood; spirit
緒戦 (しょせん、ちょせん)
beginning of hostilities; beginning of competition
下町情緒 (したまちじょうちょ)
the friendly atmosphere of the traditional commercial and working-class neighborhoods
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