Kana: ホウ、くに
Romaji: hou, kuni


home country, country, Japan

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  6
Radical Number:  163
Frequency:  654
Grade:  8
Skip Pattern:  1-4-3
Korean Reading:  bang
Chinese Reading:  bang1
Unicode:  90a6
JIS:  4B2E


Halpern Index: 847
Nelson Index: 4758
New Nelson Index: 6130
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 2d4.7
Four Corner Index: 5702.7
Guide to Remembering Index: 1792
Gakken Index: 1001
Japanese Names Index: 417
Daikanwanjiten Index: 39310
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 11.0221
Remembering the kanji Index: 1848
Kanji Flashcards Index: 1824
Kodansha Compact Index: 753
Kanji in Context Index: 1621
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 566
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 750
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 1865
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1991
Essential Kanji Index: 1323
Kodansha Kanji Index: 1051
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 1444
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 1146


country; state; region; national government; central government; home (i.e. hometown, home country); province (of Japan); land; earth
邦題 (ほうだい)
Japanese (translation) title given to foreign work
邦楽 (ほうがく)
Japanese music (esp. traditional Japanese music)
邦人 (ほうじん)
Japanese national (esp. one living overseas); fellow countryman
ソ連邦 (ソれんぽう)
(former) Soviet Union; USSR
連邦 (れんぽう)
commonwealth; federation of states; confederation; union
邦訳 (ほうやく)
translation into Japanese
東邦 (とうほう)
Oriental country; the Orient
邦画 (ほうが)
Japanese film; Japanese painting
異邦 (いほう)
foreign country
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