[61-80]

 

Biased for people and place names

Biased for newspapers (political discourse)

Biased for manga

 

061

ボク

(しもべ)

Me; I (male); manservant

 

1. 僕 

ボク me; I (male first-person pronoun)

2. 公僕 

こうぼく public officials; civil servants

 

person radical

 

NOT industry, since is based on , and is based on

 

062

(エン)

おれ

me; I (very male)

 

1. 俺 

おれ me; I (aggressively masculine first-person pronoun)

 

person radical

 

means “cover,” appears in a handful of rare kanji and indicates an onyomi of エン. Not to be confused with (dragon)

 

063

(うじ)

family name; surname; clan

 

1. 氏 

し (suffix) Mr.

2. 彼氏 

かれし boyfriend

3. 氏名 

しめい full name (first and last)

3. 華氏 

かし Fahrenheit

4. 摂氏 

せっし Celsius

Notes:

Lookalike kanji: (peoples)

 

064

ハイ

-ばら、やから、やかい、ともがら

comrade; fellow; companions

 

1. 先輩 

せんぱい (suffix) senior cohort; upperclassman

2. 後輩 

こうはい junior cohort; lowerclassman

3. 同輩 

どうはい peers; fellows

un- 非

car 車

 

065

witch; demon; evil spirit

 

1. 邪魔 

じゃま hindrance; intrusion; nuisance

2. 魔法 

まほう magic; sorcery; witchcraft

3. 悪魔 

あくま demon; devil

4. 誤魔化す 

ごまかす to cheat; to deceive; to trick

5. 魔女 

まじょ witch

hemp 麻 (strong radical for )

demon 鬼

Notes:

Lookalike kanji: (polish)、摩 (grind)

 

066

セイ、ショウ

well; town

 

1. 井戸 

いど well

2. 天井 

てんじょう ceiling

3. 福井 

Fukui (prefecture)

4. 三井 

Mitsui (corporation)

5. 桜井 

Sakurai (surname)

Notes:

Appears again in (enclosure), shares onyomi of .

 

067

トウ

(す.べる)

ruling; governing; overall; relationship

 

1. 大統領 

だいとうりょう president; chief executive

2. 統一 

とういつ consolidation; unification (vs)

3. 統括 

とうかつ control; supervision (vs)

4. 統計 

とうけい statistics

5. 統語 

とうご syntax

6. 統合 

とうごう merging; integration; consolidation

7. 統治 

とうち rule; reign; governance

8. 伝統 

でんとう tradition

9. 統制 

とうせい regulation; control (vs)

10. 系統的 

けいとうてき systematic

11. 統率 

とうそつ command; lead (vs)

 

thread 糸

 

also in (gun). Not to be confused with the right hand side of (flow) or (dessication).

 

068

ジュウ

(つつ)

gun; firearm

 

1. 銃 

じゅう gun; rifle

2. 拳銃 

けんじゅう pistol; handgun

3. 機関銃 

きかんじゅう machine gun

4. 銃規制 

じゅうきせい gun control

5. 銃声 

じゅうせい (the sound of) gunshot; gunfire

6. 銃弾 

じゅうだん bullet

 

metal 金

 

also in (governance).

 

069

(キョ、コ)

うそ

lie; falsehood

 

1. 嘘 

うそ lie; falsehood

2. 嘘つき 

うそつき liar

3. 嘘泣き 

うそなき faking tears

 

mouth 口

 

hollow 虚 (shares onyomi of キョ)

 

070

ねらう

aim; sight; stalk

 

1. 狙い 

ねらい aim; target; objective

2. 狙撃 

そげき sniping; sharpshooting (vs)

3. 狙う 

ねらう to aim for

 

small animal radical

 

also in (ancestor)、組 (group), strong radical for

 

071

キョウ

くる.う、くる.おしい

lunatic; insane; crazy

 

1. 狂 

きょう (suffix) enthusiast; addict

2. 気が狂う 

きがくるう to go mad; to lose one’s mind

3. 発狂 

はっきょう madness; lunacy

4. 熱狂 

ねっきょう wild enthusiasm; fanaticism

5. 怒り狂う 

いかりくるう to be wild with anger

6. 狂気 

きょうき madness; insanity

7. 狂言 

きょうげん farce

 

small animal radical

 

king 王

 

072

.

vision; seeing; scrutiny

 

1. 視覚 

しかく vision; sense of sight

2. 監視 

かんし observation; inspection; surveillance (vs)

3. 軽視する 

けいしする to make light of; to neglect; to slight

4. 重視する 

じゅうしする to emphasize; to hold in high regard

5. 無視する 

むしする to ignore entirely; to disregard

6. 視聴覚 

しちょうかく audio-visual

 

altar radical

 

to see 見

Notes:

Can also be used as an alternative way of writing 見る, with no discernable change in meaning.

 

073

.しき、くし

strange; bizarre; curious

 

1. 奇行 

きこう eccentricities; odd behavior

2. 奇術 

きじゅつ magic tricks; conjuring

3. 好奇心 

こうきしん curiosity; inquisitiveness

4. 奇数 

きすう odd number

5. 奇跡 

きせき wonder; marvel; miracle

6. 奇妙 

きみょう strange; odd; peculiar

7. 綺麗 

きれい pretty; clean; lovely (usually kana)

big 大

possible 可

Notes:

A strong radical for . Lookalike kanji: (draw near)

 

074

カイ、ケ

あや.しい、あや.しむ

suspicious; mystery; apparition

 

1. 怪しい 

あやしい suspicious; dubious; doubtful

2. 奇怪 

きっかい outlandish; strange; marvelous

3. 怪我 

けが injury; wound

4. 怪物 

かいぶつ monster

5. 怪力 

かいりき superhuman strength

 

emotions

 

also in (light)、径 (diameter)、経 (expire)

 

075

ビョウ

.く、(えが.く)

draw; sketch; paint

 

1. 描く 

かく to draw; to paint; to sketch

2. 描写 

びょうしゃ depiction; description; portrayal (vs)

3. 描画 

びょうが image; picture; drawing (vs)

 

hand

 

also in (cat), shares onyomi ビョウ

 

076

シュク

ちぢ.む、ちぢ.まる、ちぢ.める、ちぢ.れる、ちぢ.らす

shrink; contract; shrivel; wrinkle; reduce

 

1. 圧縮 

あっしゅく compression; constriction

2. 縮む 

ちぢむ to shrink; to contract (intrans)

3. 縮める 

ちぢめる to reduce; to shrink (trans)

4. 縮れる 

ちぢれる to be wavy; to be curly

5. 短縮 

たんしゅく shortened; abbreviated

6. 縮小 

しゅくしょう reduction; curtailment (vs)

 

thread 糸

 

lodging 宿 (shares onyomi しゅく)

 

077

ワク

まどう

perplexity; beguile; delusion

 

1. 迷惑 

めいわく nuisance; annoyance

2. 疑惑 

ぎわく doubt; suspicion; scandal

3. 困惑 

こんわく bewilderment; confusion (vs)

4. 当惑 

とうわく perplexity; embarrassment; confusion (vs)

5. 誘惑 

ゆうわく temptation; allure; seduction (vs)

6. 戸惑う 

とまどう to be perplexed; to be puzzled

Notes:

Not to be confused with crazy lookalike kanji (feelings)

 

078

テン、デン

code; ceremony; law; rule

 

1. 辞典 

じてん dictionary

2. 古典 

こてん old books; classics (of literature)

3. 式典 

しきてん ceremony; rites

4. 特典 

とくてん privilege; special favor

curve 曲

katakana ハ

 

079

サツ

.る、つま.

snapshot; take pictures

 

1. 撮る 

とる to take a picture; to film a video

2. 盗撮 

とうさつ peeping photos; papparazi photos

3. 撮影 

さつえい photography

 

hand radical

 

extreme 最

 

080

リン

とな.る、となり

neighboring

 

1. 隣 

となり neighboring; next door to

2. 隣り合う 

となりあう to adjoin each other; to sit side by side

3. 隣国 

りんごく neighboring country

4. 隣人 

りんじん neighbor; person living nearby

5. 隣接 

りんせつ adjacent; adjoining; neighboring

 

hill

 

also in (mercy)、鱗 (scales), indicates onyomi of リン