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< Grade 1 Lesson
土 - Soil
Index #40
Grade 1
3 strokes
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JLPT Level: N5
Readings: ド, ト, つち
You could remember this in two different ways:
As either a pictogram of a cross sticking out of the soil to mark a grave...

Or as ten crosses sticking out of one fresh plot of soil in a graveyard.
Compound Kanji