Kana: ショク、シキ、いろ
Romaji: shoku, shiki, iro

Name Readings

Kana: しか、しこ
Romaji: shika, shiko



Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  6
Radical Number:  139
Frequency:  621
Grade:  2
Skip Pattern:  2-2-4
Korean Reading:  saeg
Chinese Reading:  shai3
Unicode:  8272
JIS:  3F27


Halpern Index: 2029
Nelson Index: 3889
New Nelson Index: 4956
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 2n4.1
Four Corner Index: 2771.7
Guide to Remembering Index: 145
Gakken Index: 326
Japanese Names Index: 345
Daikanwanjiten Index: 30602
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 9.0510
Remembering the kanji Index: 1753
Busy People Index: 2.20
Kanji Way Index: 405
Kanji Flashcards Index: 243
Kodansha Compact Index: 1599
Read Writing Kanji Third Index: 162
Kanji in Context Index: 316
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 1280
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 1748
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 1769
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1890
Essential Kanji Index: 241
Kodansha Kanji Index: 2522
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 2556
Read Writing the Kanji Index: 94
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 127


colour; color; complexion; appearance; look; love; lust; sensuality; love affair; lover; kind; type; variety
rupa (form); visible objects (i.e. color and form)
褐色 (かっしょく)
dark brown; colour of tanned skin
一色 (いっしょく、いっしき、ひといろ)
one color; one colour; one article; monochrome; same tendency; everyone being caught up in the same thing
黄色い (きいろい)
yellow; high-pitched (voice); shrill
counter for colours
黄色 (きいろ、こうしょく、おうしょく)
yellow; amber
金色 (きんいろ、こんじき)
golden (colour, color)
灰色 (はいいろ)
grey; gray; ashen
色々 (いろいろ)
various; various colors (colours)
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