The Radical:

growing plant    163


Used in these Kanji:
JLPT 5Joyo 1
life, birth, grow, raw, pure
ikiru, umu/maru, haeru, nama, ki, SEI, SHŌ
Emphasis (here: a twig) at a growing plant /丰
The twig at the growing plant stands for life.

JLPT 4Joyo 1
blue, young
aoi, SEI, SHŌ
Top: growing plant (Variation of live ), below: moon (not mismatch with )
Growing plants appear in the light of the moon as blue and young.

JLPT 5Joyo 1
toshi, NEN
Comprises the trunk | of a tree with three branches, which is understood as a growing plant . Additionally with two accents ,| which are understood as fruits.
When the growing plants bear fruit, it has passed: another year.

JLPT 3Joyo 2
sunny, bright, clear up
hareru, SEI
Left: day/sun , right: young, blue (Growing plants appear in the moonshine as blue and young.)
Sunny and blue (sky) - It's sunny and the weather's cleared up.

JLPT 3Joyo 2
wheat, barley
mugi, BAKU
Top: growing plant (variation of live ), bottom: turned feet (a person who is stitting cross-legged)
Let the plants grow, cross your legs and enjoy the wheat.

JLPT 3Joyo 3
express, show, surface, table
arawasu, omote, HYŌ
Top: growing plant , bottom: clothes
Growing plants and clothes express at the surface.

JLPT 3Joyo 4
harm, injury, damage
From top: roof , growing plant in a pot (alternative: simplification of poison )
The roof has - by the growing potted plant - been damaged.

JLPT 3Joyo 4
clean, pure, platonic
kiyoi, SEI, SHŌ
Left: water , right: blue, young (Growing plants appear in the moonshine as blue and young.)
Water that is blue is also clean and pure.

JLPT 3Joyo 4
pile, stack, product
tsumu, SEKI
Left: rice plant , right: responsibility (... for growing plants and money )
Rice plants and growing plants and money: These are things to pile.

JLPT 3Joyo 4
poison, harm
Top: growing plant , bottom: mother (= a breastfeeding woman with swollen breasts : )
Vegetarian (nutrition) for mothers can be poisoning?

JLPT 2Joyo 5
passion, sympathy, feeling, emotion, fact
nasake, JŌ, SEI
Left: feeling , right: young, blue (Growing plants appear in the moonshine as blue and young.)
The feeling of the youth is passion.

JLPT 2Joyo 5
spirit, refine, soul, energy
Left: rice , right: blue (Growing plants appear in the moonshine as blue and young.)
Rice that has been grown under the moon is full of spirit.

JLPT 2Joyo 5
responsibility, liability, blame
semeru, SEKI
Top: growing plant , below: shell/money
Growing plants and money mean responsibility ..and liability.

JLPT 2Joyo 5
to spin (a textile) achievement, technique
Left: thread , right: liability, responsibility (... for growing plants and money )
Threads have the "responsibility" to be used for spinning.

JLPT 1Joyo 5
(chemical) element, elementary, base, plain
moto, SO, SU
Top: growing plant , bottom: thread (= fiber)
Growing plants consist of fibers, which are their (chemical) elements.

JLPT 1Joyo 5
bag, sack
tawara, HYŌ
Left: person /, right: surface, list (Growing plants and clothes show at the surface.)
This person appears at his surface to be a sack.

JLPT 2Joyo 6
ratio, rate, divide
wari, waru, KATSU
Left: damage (The roof has by the growing plant in a pot been: damaged.), right: knife
The damage by the knife was divided in the ratio (of 10%-steps).

JLPT 2Joyo 6
work, duty, serve
tsutomeru, KIN
Left: blooming plant (plant with 2 blossoms ロロ at growing plant ), right: strength/force
Blooming plants give me strength for my work.

JLPT 1Joyo 6
Constitution, law
From top: roof , growing plant , eye , heart
Under this 'roof' you can grow and it has an eye on the hearts: The constitution.

JLPT 1Joyo 7
wedge, control, manage
kusabi, KATSU
Left: vehicle , right. damage (The roof has by the growing plant in a pot been: damaged.)
(A wedge behind a wheel as protection against rolling away:) Such that the vehicle is not damaged: With a wedge it is under control.

JLPT 1Joyo 7
debt, loan, credit
Left: person , right: liability, blame (... for growing plants and money )
A person bears the liability for his debt.

JLPT 1Joyo 7
request, ask, solicit, undertake
kou, ukeru, SEI, SHIN
Left: word (sound waves out of a mouth ), right: young, blue (Growing plants appear in the moonshine as blue and young)
The words of the youth are (nothing but) requests.

JLPT 1Joyo 7
to pickle (food), soak
tsukaru/keru, SHI
Left: water , right: liability/blame (for growing plants and money )
Water is necessary (= has a liability), when the pickles get soaked.

JLPT 1Joyo 7
our country, home country, Japan

Left: bushy tree (cf. ,丰), right: village
Like a bushy tree in a village is our country Japan.

JLPT -Joyo 7
only, just, merely, a few, a tiny bit
wazuka, KIN
Left: person , right: blooming flower (plant with 2 blossoms ロロ at growing plant )
A person (watches) a blowing flower: How can this be only a tiny bit?


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