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ゾウ//    ま.す/    ま.し/ma.shi/    ふ.える/fu.eru/    ふ.やす/fu.yasu/ZOU/ゾウ/ま.す/    ma.shi/ま.し/    fu.eru/ふ.える/    fu.yasu/ふ.やす/

increase;  add;  augment;  gain;  promote Frenchaugmenter;  ajouter;  accroissement;  gain;  promouvoir Portugueseaumentar;  somar;  ganhar;  promover Spanishincremento;  aumento;  aumentar;  incrementar;  agregar;  añadir

Radical: (earth).   Strokes: 14画.   Elements: 田土日并.   Pinyin: zēng.   Hangul:  [jeung].   Nanori: まし / ますmashi / masu.

Jōyō Kanji 5th Grade.   JLPT N3.

Example compounds:
ゾウぞうりょうzōryō】increased volume or quantity
ぞうちょうzōchō】growing impudent; becoming more severe (esp. regarding something bad)
るいぞうruizō】successive or progressive increases; cumulative increase
masuますmasu】to increase; to grow
ますますmasumasu】increasingly; more and more; decreasingly; less and less
建てたてますtatemasu】to extend (building); to build on
mashi割りわりましwarimashi】premium; bonus; extra wages; (after a number) tenths increase
方がほうがましhōgamashi】I would rather; I would as lief do; strong preference
えるfueruえるふえるfueru】to increase; to multiply
体重がえるたいじゅうがふえるtaijūgafueru】to gain weight
やすfuyasuやすふやすfuyasu】to increase; to add to; to augment
人手をやすひとでをふやすhitodewofuyasu】to add to the staff; to increase the staff
Codepoints and classification codes:
33-93JIS X 0208
4816.6Four Corner
1478De Roo
Dictionary indices:
1137Classic Nelson
1088The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
677New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
483Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
502Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
298A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
2077Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
693Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
5448PDaikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 3 p. 249
741A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
712Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
665Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
441Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
763Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
797Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
365The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power by D. Crowley
429Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
388Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
514Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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