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JLPT Level 1 Kanji (16/43)

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ザン
サン
のこ
のこ
そこな
のこ
remainder, leftover, balance

つかえる attend, doing, official, serve
うかが pay respects, visit, ask, inquire, question, implore
使 つか
つか
use

さる

さし
とげ
thorn, pierce, stab, prick, sting, calling card
つかさど director, official, govt office, rule, administer
history, chronicle
heir, succeed


よっ
よん
four
gentleman, samurai
はじめる
はじまる
commence, begin
あね
はは
elder sister
姿 すがた figure, form, shape



child, first sign of Chinese zodiac, sign of the rat
いち market, city, town
expert, teacher, master, army, war

シリング
こころざ
こころざし
intention, plan, resolve, aspire, motive, hopes, shilling
おも
おもえら
おぼ
think
ゆび
finger, point to, indicate, put into, play (chess), measure (ruler)
ささえる
つかえる

しんよう
じゅうまた
branch, support, sustain

ほどこ alms, apply bandages, admin 1st aid
むね
うま
delicious, relish, show a liking for, purport, will, clever, expert
えだ bough, branch, twig, limb
まる
める
とどめる
とど
とどまる
める

stop, halt

に-
death, die
うじ family name, surname, clan
welfare, happiness
わたくし
わたし
private, I, me
いと thread
かみ paper
むらさき purple, violet
limb, arms & legs
あぶら fat, grease, tallow, lard, rosin, gum, tar
いた climax, arrive, proceed, reach, attain, result in
inspection, regard as, see, look at
part of speech, words, poetry
poem, poetry
こころみる
ため
test, try, attempt, experiment, ordeal
document, records
はか consult with
assets, resources, capital, funds, data, be conducive to, contribute to
たまわ
たま
たも
grant, gift, boon, results
め-
めす
めん
feminine, female
domesticate, raise, keep, feed
よわい

よわ
よわいする
tooth, cog

こと
つか
つかえる
matter, thing, fact, business, reason, possibly

becoming, resemble, counterfeit, imitate, suitable

さむらい
はべ
waiter, samurai, wait upon, serve


ゲイ
newborn babe, child, young of animals
あざ
あざな
character, letter, word, section of village