Kanji Details
Kanji: 使
Meaning: use; envoy
Readings: シ、つか
SHI, tsuka
Halpern Index: 90
Grade: 3
Stroke Count: 8
Skip Code: 1-2-6
Frequency of Use: 226
Unicode Character: 4F7F
Brush-Stroke Diagram:

Examples

使う つかう
tsukau
to use
使 たいし
taishi
ambassador
使 たいしかん
taishikan
embassy
使 てんし
tenshi
angel
使 しめい
shimei
mission; errand
使 しと
shito
apostle
使 しせつ
shisetsu
envoy; mission
Men stumble over the truth from time to time,
but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.
— Winston Churchill