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 kun yomi:   shita, shimo, moto, sa.geru, sa.garu, kuda.ru, kuda.ri, kuda.su, -kuda.su, kuda.saru, o.rosu, o.riru, saka, shito
 SKIP Code  4-3-1
 Stroke Count:   3
 Radical:   1
 Frequency Of Use  92
 Grade:   First Grade
 English Tags:   below, down, descend, give, low, inferior
 External Link(s):   dartmouth.edu      Kanji-Quiz

This kanji appears in the following expressions:
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 Expression, Lesson Nr  Kanji-Writing  Translation
  chikatetsu 27    underground train; subway
  geta 20    geta (Japanese footwear); wooden clogs
  heta 23    unskillful; poor; awkward
  ika 32    less than
  kudasai 6    please (kana only); (with te-form verb) please do for me
  kudasaru 29    to give
  kutsushita 2    socks
  oriru 12    to alight (e.g. from bus); to get off; to descend (e.g. a mountain)
  sagaru 21    to hang down; to fall
  sageru 13    to lower
  shita 3    under; below; beneath
  shitagi 6    underwear