Week 42: Joyo Kanji Challenge

Taylor A.
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From "Home" to "Dry"

Character Definition


home, house, residence, our house, my husband

シュウ, ジュ, く, ける

concerning, settle, take position, depart, study, per


shaku, Japanese foot, measure, scale, rule

カイ, とどける, -とどけ, とど

deliver, reach, arrive, report, notify, forward


unfold, expand


stratum, social class, layer, story, floor

コ, キ, おのれ, つちのと, な

self, snake, serpent

カン, ケン, く, まき,

scroll, volume, book, part, roll up, wind up, tie, coil, counter for texts (or book scrolls)

マク, バク, とばり

curtain, bunting, act of play

ソン, たっとい, とうとい, たっとぶ, とうと

revered, valuable, precious, noble, exalted

ショウ, ソウ, まさに, はた, まさ, ひきいる, もって

leader, commander, general, admiral, or, and again, soon, from now on, just about

シャ, る, す,

shoot, shine into, onto, archery

eaves, roof, house, heaven

シュウ, ソウ, むね

religion, sect, denomination, main point, origin, essence


mid-air, air, space, sky, memorization, interval of time

ミツ, ひそ

secrecy, density (pop), minuteness, carefulness


measurement, foot/10

セン, もっぱ

specialty, exclusive, mainly, solely

ホウ, たから

treasure, wealth, valuables

セン, のたま

proclaim, say, announce