Kanji Details
Kanji:
Meaning: stand; platform; pedestal; counter for vehicles
Readings: だい、たい
DAI, TAI
Halpern Index: 2005
Grade: 2
Stroke Count: 5
Skip Code: 2-2-3
Frequency of Use: 228
Unicode Character: 53F0
Brush-Stroke Diagram:

Examples

だい
dai
stand, base
たかだい
takadai
high ground; a height
たいふう
taifū
typhoon
だいどころ
daidokoro
kitchen
てんもんだい
tenmondai
observatory
だいほん
daihon
script; screenplay; libretto
とうだい
toudai
lighthouse
~台 ~だい
...dai
counter for equipment, vehicles
You must never cross the Atlantic in an airship without a cat.
— Murray Simon
Kiddo, the Airship Cat, 1910
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