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Kanji literal and JLPT

Strokes count

Strokes: 10



go up, climb
On'Yomi Readings

On'Yomi Readings

  • ショウ
On'Yomi Readings

Kun'Yomi Readings

  • のぼ.る

Popular Words With This Kanji

  • 上る, 登る, 昇る, 陞る

    to ascend; to go up; to climb

    to ascend (as a natural process, e.g. the sun); to rise

    to go to (the capital)

    to be promoted

    to add up to

    to advance (in price)

    to swim up (a river); to sail up

    to come up (on the agenda)

  • 陞進

    promotion; rising in rank

  • 陞叙

    advancement; promotion

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