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ホク/HOKU/    きた/kita/HOKU/ホク/    kita/きた/

north Frenchnord Portuguesenorte SpanishNorte;  huir;  perder

Radical: (spoon).   Strokes: 5画.   Elements: 匕爿.   Pinyin: běi.   Hangul:  [bug]  [bae].   Nanori: きら / ほう / ほっ / ほつkira /  / ho' / hotsu.

Jōyō Kanji 2nd Grade.   JLPT N5.

Example compounds:
ホクHOKUきょくほくkyokuhoku】extreme north; North Pole
ほくほくとうhokuhokutō】north-north-east; nor-nor-east
きたkita寄りきたよりkitayori】northerly (wind); from the north
向ききたむきkitamuki】facing north; northern exposure
アメリカきたアメリカkitaamerika】North America
Codepoints and classification codes:
43-44JIS X 0208
1111.0Four Corner
1256De Roo
Dictionary indices:
751Classic Nelson
581The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
197New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
147Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
445Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
103A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
138Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
156Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
2574Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 2 p. 442
205A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
73Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
139Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
24Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
224Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
115Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
282The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power by D. Crowley
42Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
2.20Japanese for Busy People by the AJLT
231Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
454Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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