Components

政 means 'government'

Animation / stroke order not available.
LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
Strokes : 9    Frequency: 94   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-1    Grade: 5   Intermediate lesson: 8    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 196 words   Used in 555 words   Used in 1084 names   Component in 1 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   セイ   ショウ
Kun
   まつりごと government
Kun    まん
Name    ただ   まさ
⿰   correct   strike  
Explore these components visually on The Kanji Map ⇗
LOG IN to view kanji mastery data
LOG IN to view your flashcards
In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 政 is used 24 times, read 3 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 政 is used 545 times, read 4 ways (with 2 variations).
Showing:
セイ : 539 words FIND ALL
1
noun
government; administration
(click the word for examples and links)
ショウ : 1 word FIND ALL
1
noun
regent; regency
(click the word for examples and links)
ショウ (read as じょう) : 1 word FIND ALL
3
noun
1. Grand Council of State (1868-1885 CE)  (this meaning is restricted to reading だじょうかん, だいじょうかん)
2. Department of State (under the ritsuryo system)  (see also: 律令制; usu. だいじょうかん)
(click the word to view an additional 2 readings, examples and links)
まつりごと : 2 words FIND ALL
0
noun
rule; government
(click the word to view an additional 1 reading, examples and links)
まん : 1 word FIND ALL
noun
legal wife of a regent, of the imperial adviser, or of an official at the Grand Council of State  (see also: 摂政, 関白, 大臣, 大納言, 中納言; honorific)
(click the word for examples and links)
まさ: 1 word. FIND ALL
0
Most common form: ヒラマサ
noun
yellowtail amberjack (species of fish, Seriola lalandi)  (often written with kana only)
(click the word to view an additional 1 form, examples and links)
Henshall: 746 (originally: 724)  Joy o' Kanji : 724  Key to Kanji: 595 

Cascading kanji view

セイ   ショウ   まつりごと government   
Please LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
セイ   ショウ   ただしい correct   ただ to correct   まさ precise, exact   
Please LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
シ   とめる to stop   とまる to stop   
イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ぼく strike   
Problem with this kanji? Question or comment? Please CONTACT US.
Kanshudo is your AI Japanese tutor, and your constant companion on the road to mastery of the Japanese language. To get started learning Japanese, just follow the study recommendations on your Dashboard. You can use Quick search (accessible using the icon at the top of every page) to look up any Japanese word, kanji or grammar point, as well as to find anything on Kanshudo quickly. For an overview, take the tour.
Search results include information from a variety of sources, including Kanshudo (kanji mnemonics, kanji readings, kanji components, vocab and name frequency data, grammar points, examples), JMdict (vocabulary), Tatoeba (examples), Enamdict (names), KanjiVG (kanji animations and stroke order), and Joy o' Kanji (kanji and radical synopses). Translations provided by Google's Neural Machine Translation engine. For more information see credits.
×