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/SHI/    ささ.える/sasa.eru/    つか.える/tsuka.eru/    か.う/ka.u/SHI//    sasa.eru/ささ.える/    tsuka.eru/つか.える/    ka.u/か.う/

branch;  support;  sustain;  branch radical (no. 65) Frenchsoutien;  support;  branche;  filiale;  succursale;  radical branche (no. 65) Portugueseramo;  apoio;  sustentar Spanishsoporte;  apoyo;  rama;  pago;  interferencia;  soportar;  sostener

Radical: (branch).   Strokes: 4画.   Elements: 十又.   Pinyin: zhī.   Hangul:  [ji].

Jōyō Kanji 5th Grade.   JLPT N3.

Example compounds:
SHI払い済みしはらいずみshiharaizumi】settled; paid
ささえるsasaeruえるささえるsasaeru】to support; to hold at bay
一家をえるいっかをささえるikkawosasaeru】to support one's family
つかえるtsukaeru差しえるさしつかえるsashitsukaeru】to interfere; to hinder; to become impeded
えるつかえるtsukaeru】to stick; to be unavailable; to be piled up (e.g. of work); to halt (in one's speech); to feel blocked (of one's chest or throat, due to grief, anxiety, illness, etc.)
手をえるてをつかえるtewotsukaeru】to place both hands on the ground (to express respect, apology or to present a request)
kauかうkau】to support or prop up
Codepoints and classification codes:
27-57JIS X 0208
4040.7Four Corner
1467De Roo
Dictionary indices:
2039Classic Nelson
2324The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
1979New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
1251Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
711Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
302A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
63Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
115Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
13061Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 5 p. 455
691A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
318Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
621Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
583Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
717Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
642Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
185The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power by D. Crowley
368Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
2.4Japanese for Busy People by the AJLT
932Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
718Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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