Components

薪 means 'fuel'

Animation / stroke order not available.
LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
Strokes : 16    Frequency: 2192   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-42    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 10 words   Used in 13 words   Used in 19 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   シン
Kun
   たきぎ firewood
Kun    まき firewood
⿱   () grass   new  
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, 薪 is used 1 time, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 薪 is used 12 times, read 3 ways.
Showing:
シン : 5 words FIND ALL
0
noun
1. fuel and water; firewood and water
2. gathering firewood and drawing water; kitchen work; housework
(click the word for examples and links)
TEST
たきぎ : 5 words FIND ALL
0
noun
1. firewood; kindling; fuel
2. piece(s) of firewood  (usu. まき)
(click the word to view an additional 1 reading and 3 forms, examples and links)
TEST
まき : 2 words FIND ALL
0 4
noun
1. hatchet; axe
2. wood-chopping; wood-splitting
(click the word to view an additional 1 form, examples and links)
TEST
Henshall: 1445  Joy o' Kanji : 1445  Key to Kanji:

Cascading kanji view

シン    fuel   たきぎ firewood   
Please LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
シン   あたらしい    あら    にい- new   
Please LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
stand in the tree
Please LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
リツ   リュウ   た to stand   たてる to build   
モク   ボク   き    こ- tree   
Please LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
ダイ   タイ   おおきい big   おおいに very much   おお-    
Please LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ジン   ニン   ひと person   
stick   
キン   axe
Please LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
カ   ゲ   した below, under   くだ to descend   さげる to lower, to reduce   
cliff
grass   
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.
×