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ショウ/SHŌ/    き.える/ki.eru/    け.す/ショウ/    ki.eru/き.える/け.す/

extinguish;  blow out;  turn off;  neutralize;  cancel Frenchéteindre;  effacer;  disparaître;  neutraliser;  annuler Portugueseextinguir;  apagar;  desligar;  neutralizar;  cancelar Spanishextinguirse;  apagarse;  desaparecer;  apagar;  extinguir

Radical: (water).   Strokes: 10画.   Elements: 月氵⺌.   Pinyin: xiāo.   Hangul:  [so].

Jōyō Kanji 3rd Grade.   JLPT N3.

Example compounds:
意気いきしょうちんikishōchin】depressed in spirits; dispirited; disheartened; rejection
しょうおんshōon】silencing (e.g. machine); muffling; muting (e.g. TV)
えるkieruえるきえるkieru】to go out; to vanish; to disappear
掻きえるかききえるkakikieru】to disappear
kesu打ちうちけすuchikesu】to deny; to negate (esp. a sound)
けすkesu】to erase; to turn off power; to extinguish; to bump off
取りとりけすtorikesu】to cancel; to withdraw; to retract; to take back (words, etc.); to revoke
Codepoints and classification codes:
30-35JIS X 0208
3912.7Four Corner
346De Roo
Dictionary indices:
2574Classic Nelson
3158The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
443New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
327Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
144Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
336A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
612Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
17529PDaikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 6 p. 1187
316A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
845Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
429Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
686Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
332Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
357Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
458The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power by D. Crowley
219Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
1194Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
146Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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