The Radical: 是

right, proper, this    是


Used in these Kanji:
JLPT 4Joyo 3
topic, theme, title
Left: correct, proper, this (sun , correct ), right: head, forehead
The proper head is our topic.
JLPT 1Joyo 5
present, offer, hold
sageru, TEI, CHŌ
Left: hand , right: proper/right (sun , correct )
On the hand is the proper: That's what I present.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
right, just so, proper, this
kore, ZE
Top: sun , below: correct (at the line to stop is correct)
The sun looks correctly: That is right.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
dike, embankment
tsutsumi, TEI
Left: earth , right: correct (sun , vari. of correct )
Earth is the correct (material) for a dike.

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