Kana: ショク、ジキ、く.う、く.らう、た.べる、は.む
Romaji: shoku, jiki, ku.u, ku.rau, ta.beru,

Name Reading

Kana: ぐい
Romaji: gui


eat, food

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  9
Radical Number:  184
Frequency:  328
Grade:  2
Skip Pattern:  2-2-7
Korean Reading:  sa
Chinese Reading:  si4
Unicode:  98df
JIS:  3F29


Halpern Index: 2075
Nelson Index: 5154
New Nelson Index: 6674
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 8b0.1
Four Corner Index: 8073.2
Guide to Remembering Index: 146
Gakken Index: 269
Japanese Names Index: 1159
Daikanwanjiten Index: 44014
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 12.0371
Remembering the kanji Index: 1472
Busy People Index: 2.13
Kanji Way Index: 207
Kanji Flashcards Index: 99
Kodansha Compact Index: 1900
Read Writing Kanji Third Index: 163
Kanji in Context Index: 131
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 1316
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 1787
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 1484
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1582
Essential Kanji Index: 283
Kodansha Kanji Index: 2578
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 2865
Read Writing the Kanji Index: 253
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 180


meal; (one's) diet; food; foodstuff; foodstuffs; eclipse (solar, lunar, etc.)
食事 (しょくじ)
meal; to eat
食べ物 (たべもの)
食材 (しょくざい)
ingredient; foodstuff
給食 (きゅうしょく)
provision of lunch (e.g. at office, school, etc.); providing a meal; lunch service
食べる (たべる)
to eat; to live on (e.g. a salary); to live off; to subsist on
飲食 (いんしょく)
food and drink; eating and drinking
食い物 (くいもの)
food; foodstuff; prey; victim
食う (くう)
to eat; to live; to make a living; to survive; to bite; to sting (as insects do); to tease; to torment; to taunt; to make light of; to make fun of; to encroach on; to eat into; to consume; to defeat a superior; to threaten a position; to consume time and-or resources; to receive something (usu. an unfavourable event); to have sexual relations with a woman, esp. for the first time
食らう (くらう)
to eat; to drink; to receive (e.g. a blow)
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