Week 16: Joyo Kanji Challenge

Taylor A.
Updated 6 years ago

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Character Definition

ショ, あつ

sultry, hot, summer heat

ギョウ, ゴウ, わざ

business, vocation, arts, performance

ショク, える, わる


コン, ね, -ね

root, radical, head (pimple)

チュウ, はしら

pillar, post, cylinder, support

ハン, バン, いた

plank, board, plate, stage

キ, ゴ

period, time, date, term


clothing, admit, obey, discharge

ユウ, ウ,

possess, have, exist, happen, occur, approx

キョク, がる, げる, くま

bend, music, melody, composition, pleasure, injustice, fault, curve, crooked, perverse, lean

アン, くらい, くらむ, くれ

darkness, disappear, shade, informal, grow dark, be blinded

トウ, げる, -な

throw, discard, abandon, launch into, join, invest in, hurl, give up, sell at a loss


shining, bright


tribe, family

セキ, シャク, むかし

once upon a time, antiquity, old times

リョ, たび

trip, travel

セイ, ととのえる, ととの

organize, arranging, tune, tone, meter, key (music)

ホウ, はなす, -っぱなし, はなつ, はなれる, く, ほう

set free, release, fire, shoot, emit, banish, liberate

シ, ゆび, す, -さ

finger, point to, indicate, put into, play (chess), measure (ruler)

ジ, つ, -もち, てる

hold, have