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ショウ/SHŌ/    ゾウ//    かたど.る/ショウ/    ZOU/ゾウ/かたど.る/

elephant;  pattern after;  imitate;  image;  shape;  sign (of the times) Frenchéléphant;  modèle;  imiter;  image;  forme;  signe (des temps);  phénomène Portugueseelefante;  modelar;  imitar;  imagem;  forma;  sinal (dos tempos) Spanishimagen;  imitar;  forma;  figura;  elefante

Radical: (pig).   Strokes: 12画.   Elements: 勹豕口一.   Pinyin: xiàng.   Hangul:  [sang].   Nanori: きさkisa.

Jōyō Kanji 4th Grade.   JLPT N2.

Example compounds:
ショウSHŌけいしょうkeishō】shape; figure; image
ひょうしょうhyōshō】symbol; emblem
ちゅうしょうろんchūshōron】an abstract argument
ゾウぞうがんzōgan】inlay (work); inlaying
かたどkatadoruかたどるkatadoru】to model on; to symbolise
Codepoints and classification codes:
30-61JIS X 0208
2723.2Four Corner
2551De Roo
Dictionary indices:
4472Classic Nelson
5744The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
2134New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
1350Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
1976Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
575A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
1761Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
809Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
36372Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 10 p. 657
533A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
739Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
663Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
916Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
540Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
591Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
939Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
1718Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1995Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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