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ショウ/SHŌ/    まね.く/mane.ku/SHOU/ショウ/    mane.ku/まね.く/

beckon;  invite;  summon;  engage Frenchinviter;  faire signe;  appeler;  éveiller (attention) Portugueseaceno;  convidar;  encontro;  empenhar Spanishinvitar;  convocar

Radical: (hand).   Strokes: 8画.   Elements: 口刀扌.   Pinyin: zhāo.   Hangul:  [cho]  [gyo].

Jōyō Kanji 5th Grade.   JLPT N3.

Example compounds:
ショウSHŌしょうへいshōhei】(courteous) invitation; to invite (with the utmost courtesy, e.g. an expert or professor to give a lecture)
しょうせいshōsei】calling together; invitation
しょうしゅうshōshū】calling or convening (a meeting, assembly, congress)
まねmanekuまねくmaneku】to invite; to beckon; to call in; to bring on oneself
てまねくtemaneku】to beckon
さしさしまねくsashimaneku】to beckon (to)
Codepoints and classification codes:
30-23JIS X 0208
5706.2Four Corner
1377De Roo
Dictionary indices:
1882Classic Nelson
2124The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
316New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
236Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
650Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
747A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
679Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
11968Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 5 p. 191
712A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
455Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
814Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
565Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
735Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
687Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
696Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
3.13Japanese for Busy People by the AJLT
874Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
657Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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