Kana: ジュウ、チョウ、え、おも.い、おも.り、おも.なう、かさ.ねる、かさ.なる、おも
Romaji: jū, chō, e, omo.i, omo.ri, omo.nau, kasa.neru, kasa.naru, omo

Name Readings

Kana: さね、しげ、しげる
Romaji: sane, shige, shigeru


heavy, heap up, pile up, nest of boxes, -fold

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  9
Radical Number:  4
Frequency:  193
Grade:  3
Skip Pattern:  4-9-2
Korean Reading:  jung
Chinese Reading:  chong2
Unicode:  91cd
JIS:  3D45


Halpern Index: 3573
Nelson Index: 224
New Nelson Index: 6207
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 0a9.18
Four Corner Index: 2010.4
Guide to Remembering Index: 311
Gakken Index: 155
Japanese Names Index: 1017
Daikanwanjiten Index: 40132
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 11.0415
Remembering the kanji Index: 1675
Busy People Index: 2.16
Kanji Way Index: 136
Kanji Flashcards Index: 266
Kodansha Compact Index: 1802
Read Writing Kanji Third Index: 326
Kanji in Context Index: 115
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 2223
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 2991
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 1691
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1805
Essential Kanji Index: 161
Kodansha Kanji Index: 4390
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 2272
Read Writing the Kanji Index: 245
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 330


chief; main; principal; important; main secondary or supporting role (in kyogen)
multi-tiered food box; stacked boxes; heavy; serious; extreme; -fold; -ply
体重 (たいじゅう)
body weight; one's weight
三重 (さんじゅう、みえ)
triple; treble; threefold; three-ply; triplicate
重視 (じゅうし)
importance; stress; serious consideration; to take something seriously; to attach importance; to stress
-fold; -ply
重要 (じゅうよう)
important; momentous; essential; principal; major
重量 (じゅうりょう)
weight; heavyweight boxer
重複 (じゅうふく、ちょうふく)
duplication; repetition; overlapping; redundancy; restoration
重ねる (かさねる)
to pile up; to put something on top of another; to stack up; to repeat many times over; to go through something repeatedly
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