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ソウ//    くさ/kusa/    くさ-/kusa-/    -ぐさ/-gusa/SOU/ソウ/    kusa/くさ/    kusa-/くさ-/    -gusa/-ぐさ/

grass;  weeds;  herbs;  pasture;  write;  draft Frenchherbe;  mauvaise herbe;  plantes;  pâturage;  écrire;  ébauche Portuguesegrama;  erva daninha;  ervas;  pasto;  escrever;  esboçar Spanishhierba;  planta

Radical: (grass).   Strokes: 9画.   Elements: 十日⺾.   Pinyin: cǎo.   Hangul:  [cho].   Nanori:  / so / ya.

Jōyō Kanji 1st Grade.   JLPT N3.

Example compounds:
ソウそうしょsōsho】cursive script; "grass" kanji
そうしsōshi】written work (esp. a bound text, as opposed to a scroll); a text written entirely in kana; graphic novel (esp. one created between the 12th and 19th centuries); notebook (for practicing kana, drawing pictures, etc.); rough draft
多年たねんそうtanensō】perennial plant
くさkusaなつくさnatsukusa】summer grass
したくさshitakusa】undergrowth; weeds beneath a tree
からくさkarakusa】arabesque pattern; toothed medick (Medicago polymorpha)
Codepoints and classification codes:
33-80JIS X 0208
4440.6Four Corner
1955De Roo
Dictionary indices:
3939Classic Nelson
5032The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
2263New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
1450Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
224Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
705A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
934Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
118Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
30945PDaikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 9 p. 654
162A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
249Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
106Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
865Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
57Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
77Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
567Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
652Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
229Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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