Kanji Details
Kanji:
Meaning: element; begining; plain; simple; uncovered
Readings: そ、 す
SO, SU
Halpern Index: 2458
Grade: 5
Stroke Count: 10
Skip Code: 2-4-6
Frequency of Use: 786
Unicode Character: 7D20
Brush-Stroke Diagram:

Examples

げんそ
genso
chemical element
すいそ
suiso
hydrogen
しろうと
shirōto
amateur, layman
すてき
suteki
fantastic (adj-na)
らしい すばらしい
subarashii
wonderful; splendid; magnificent
Love is as strong as death,
its ardor unyielding as the grave;
it burns like blazing fire,
like the very flame of God.
Many waters cannot quench love;
rivers cannot wash it away.
— Song of Solomon 8:6-7