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ショウ/SHŌ/    め.す/ショウ/め.す/

seduce;  call;  send for;  wear;  put on;  ride in;  buy;  eat;  drink;  catch (cold) Frenchfaire venir à soi;  appeler;  inviter;  prendre (bain);  porter (vêtements);  acheter;  conduire;  boire;  manger;  attraper (froid) Portugueseseduzir;  chamada;  mandar chamar;  usar;  vestir;  cavalgar em;  pechinchar;  comer;  beber Spanishseducir;  citar;  emplazar;  comer;  beber

Radical: (mouth).   Strokes: 5画.   Elements: 口刀.   Pinyin: zhào / shào / zhāo.   Hangul:  [so]  [jo].

Jōyō Kanji High School.   JLPT N2.

Example compounds:
ショウSHŌおうしょうōshō】respond to a call for military service; being called to the colours (colors)
しょうせいshōsei】calling together; invitation
mesuめすmesu】to call; to eat; to put on; to ride; to catch (a cold); to do; honorific suffix used after the -masu stem of a verb
聞こしきこしめすkikoshimesu】to hear; to drink
思しおぼしめすoboshimesu】to think (only used to speak of others); to turn one's attention toward (only used to speak of others); to honour the target of one's emotions
Codepoints and classification codes:
30-4JIS X 0208
1760.2Four Corner
3577De Roo
Dictionary indices:
668Classic Nelson
695The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
2001New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
1261Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
86Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
1473A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
152Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
1115Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
3241Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 2 p. 751
1387A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
995Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
396Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
1043Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
1691Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
279Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
87Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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