Practice Sheet

Week 28: Joyo Kanji Challenge

From "Nothingness" to "Promise"

Character Definition

ム, ブ,

nothingness, none, ain't, nothing, nil, not

ゼン, ネン, しか, しかり, しかし, さ

sort of thing, so, if so, in that case, well

ショウ, く, き, き-, -やき, ける

bake, burning

ショウ, る, らす, れる

illuminate, shine, compare, bashful

ネツ, あつ

heat, temperature, fever, mania, passion

ボク, まき

breed, care for, shepherd, feed, pasture



サン, む, まれる, うぶ-,

products, bear, give birth, yield, childbirth, native, property

テキ, まと

bull's eye, mark, target, object, adjective ending

セイ, ショウ, かえりみる, はぶ

focus, government ministry, conserve

シュク, シュウ, いわ

celebrate, congratulate


ballot, label, ticket, sign

シュ, たね, -ぐさ

species, kind, class, variety, seed

セキ, む, -づみ, もる, もり

volume, product (x*y), acreage, contents, pile up, stack, load, amass

キョウ, ケイ, きそう, る, くらべる

emulate, compete with, bid, sell at auction, bout, contest, race

ショウ, わらう,


カン, くだ

pipe, tube, wind instrument, drunken talk, control, jurisdiction

セツ, セチ, ふし, -ぶし, のっと

node, season, period, occasion, verse, clause, stanza, honor, joint, knuckle, knob, knot, tune, melody

フン, デシメートル, こ, こな

flour, powder, dust

chronicle, account, narrative, history, annals, geologic period

ヤク, つづまる, つづめる, つづまやか

promise, approximately, shrink

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