The Radical: 品

goods, item    品


Used in these Kanji:
JLPT 4Joyo 3
goods, item, refinement
shina, HIN

Three boxes with goods.
JLPT 2Joyo 6
maneuver, operate, manipulate, chastity, virginity
misao, ayatsuru,
Left: hand , right: bird's chirping (three beaks of birds in a tree )
Her hand feeds the beaks in the tree and this 'maneuver' shows chastity.
JLPT 1Joyo 6
attend, look to, face, confront, participate
nozomu, RIN
Left: retainer (watchful eye), right: horizontal person , merchandise
A retainer and a further person are at the merchandise: They are attending, and have a look at it.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
winding, reel, count
Left: thread , right: bird's chirping (actually beaks , but here: spindle/reel and: tree )
Threads are put on spindles made of wood by winding.
JLPT 2Joyo 7
dry, parch

Left: fire , right: bird's chirping [also: to gather, as it shows three beaks (of birds) in a tree )
At the fire we are gathering to get dry.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
waterweed, seaweed
Top: plant , below: to wash 澡 (water and bird's chirping [also: to gather] assemble (3 beaks of birds in a tree )
A plant in the water that is accumulating is: the seaweed.

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