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Kanji: 上 ue Up

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The shorter bar is ABOVE the longer bar.
JLPT N5: 41 / 100 | 3 Strokes


On: ジョウ
Kun: うえ; あ・げる; のぼ・る

Meaning: up; to raise up

Don't be shocked at the number of pronunciations (actually, there are more!), the best one to remember is ue.

Stroke Order:


Examples:
机の上 tsukue no ue - on (the) desk [lit. desk's above]
上手 jou zu - to be good at something [lit upper hand]
年上 toshi ue - older; old (in years)

Example Sentence:
上を見てください。
ue o mite kudasai.
Please look up.

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