Components

焼 means 'roast'

Animation / stroke order not available.
LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
Strokes : 12    Frequency: 731   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Study set: 4-7    Grade: 4   Intermediate lesson: 41    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 124 words   Used in 295 words   Used in 219 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ショウ
Kun
   to roast, bake, burn   ける to be burnt
Kun      やき-   -や
Name    やい   やき
  
⿰   fire   high  
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, 焼 is used 8 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 焼 is used 267 times, read 3 ways (with 1 variation).
Showing:
ショウ : 36 words FIND ALL
0
burning; combustion
(click the word for examples and links)
TEST
ショウ (read as じょう) : 1 word FIND ALL
3
noun
sweet potato shochu (distilled liquor)
(click the word to view an additional 1 form, examples and links)
TEST
: 174 words FIND ALL
0
'ku' godan verb, transitive verb
1. to burn
2. to roast; to broil; to grill; to bake; to toast; to barbecue
(click the word to view an additional 5 meanings and 3 forms, examples and links)
TEST
(read as やき) : 56 words FIND ALL
0
noun
setting on fire; setting afire
(click the word to view an additional 6 forms, examples and links)
TEST
Henshall: 539 (originally: 509)  Joy o' Kanji : 509  Key to Kanji: 537 

Cascading kanji view

ショウ   や to roast, bake, burn   やける to be burnt   
Please LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
ギョウ   たか high   
Please LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
ジュウ   ジッ   と    とお ten   
Please LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
stick   
grass   
one pair of legs
Please LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
legs
カ   fire   ひ    ほ-    
Please LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
eight
ジン   ニン   ひと person   
Problem with this kanji? Question or comment? Please CONTACT US.
Search results include information from a variety of sources, including Kanshudo (kanji mnemonics, kanji readings, kanji components, vocab and name frequency data, grammar points), 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.
×