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トウ//    /ZU/    /TO/    あたま/atama/    かしら/kashira/    -がしら/-gashira/    かぶり/kaburi/TOU/トウ/    ZU//    TO//    atama/あたま/    kashira/かしら/    -gashira/-がしら/    kaburi/かぶり/

head;  counter for large animals Frenchtête;  compteur de gros animaux Portuguesecabeça;  sufixo para contagem de animais grandes Spanishcabeza;  principio;  delantera

Radical: (face).   Strokes: 16画.   Elements: 貝目ハ口豆并頁.   Pinyin: tóu / tou.   Hangul:  [du].   Nanori: かみ / がみ / ちゃん / つむり / kami / gami / chan / tsumuri / du.

Jōyō Kanji 2nd Grade.   JLPT N3.

Example compounds:
トウにゅうとうnyūtō】(mammary) nipple; teat
ふとうfutō】pier; wharf; quay
ZUずきんzukin】hood; kerchief
ずじょうzujō】overhead; high in sky
ずのうzunō】head; brains; intellect
あたまatamaあたまきんatamakin】down payment; deposit
あたまかずatamakazu】number of persons; numerical strength; head count
打ちあたまうちatamauchi】reaching a peak; reaching the limit; plateauing; maxing out
かしらkashira文字かしらもじkashiramoji】initials; first letter of a word; acronym; capital letter
かしらkashira】head; mind; top; hair (on one's head); bangs; top structural component of a kanji
付きおかしらつきokashiratsuki】fish served whole (complete with head and tail)
かぶりkaburiを振るかぶりをふるkaburiwofuru】to shake one's head (in denial)
Codepoints and classification codes:
38-12JIS X 0208
1118.6Four Corner
3061De Roo
Dictionary indices:
4469Classic Nelson
6639The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
1604New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
1073Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
1441Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
386A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
2504Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
519Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
43490Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 12 p. 264
186A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
276Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
294Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
275Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
203Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
238Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
234The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power by D. Crowley
166Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
1889Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1453Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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