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Kanji: 所

KANJI
8 strokes
READINGS
KUN 訓
ところ
どころ
とこ
 ON 音 
ショ
STROKE ORDER
Slow Fast
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JLPT Level:
JLPT N3 (lower intermediate level)
Kanken Level:
Kanken Level 8 (completion of 3rd grade)
Grade:
Taught during the 3rd grade in Japan
Radical:
Radical name:
とだれ
Meaning:
Place
Usage:
Appears very frequently in Japanese newspapers; only about 200 kanji are used more often.
JLPT Level Word Meaning
N5
(だいどころ)
kitchen
N5
(ところ)
place
N4
(きんじょ)
neighbourhood
N4
(じむしょ)
office
N4
(じゅうしょ)
an address, a residence
N4
(ばしょ)
location
N3
(ていりゅうじょ)
bus or tram stop
N2
(かしょ)
passage, place, point, part
N2
(たんしょ)
(1) defect, demerit, weak point, (2) disadvantage
N2
(ちょうしょ)
(1) strong point, merit, (2) advantage
N2
所々(ところどころ)
here and there, some parts (of something)
N2
便(べんじょ)
toilet, lavatory, rest room, latrine, comfort station
N2
(めいしょ)
famous place
N2
(やくしょ)
government office, public office
N2
(よそ)
another place, somewhere else, strange parts
N1
(かしょ)
passage, place, point, part
N1
(しょざい)
whereabouts
N1
(しょじ)
possession, owning
N1
(しょぞく)
attached to, belong to
N1
(しょてい)
fixed, prescribed
N1
(しょとく)
income, earnings
N1
(ところ)
however, while, even if
N1
(ところ)
by the way, even if, no matter what
N1
(よそみ)
looking away, looking aside
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