Kyōiku kanji (教育漢字) also known as gakunenbetsu kanji haitōhyō (学年別漢字配当表) are the 1006 “education” or essential kanji designated by the Japanese Ministry of Education to be learned by 6th grade.

Sixth grade (181 kanji)


KanjiMeaningOnKun
rowheinami or nara-bu
riotranmida-reru
milknyūchichi
deceasedna-kunaru
kindnessjin
offerkyō or kutomo
actorhai
valuechiatai
woundshōkizu
superioryasa-shii
political party
counter for bookssatsu-
disposesho-
engravekokukiza-mu
dividekatsuwa-ru
createtsuku-ru
dramageki-
diligencekintsuto-meru
dangerouskiaya-ui
eggrantamago
strictgenkibi-shii
take inshūosa-meru
queenkisaki
negatehiina or iya
suckkyūsu-u
callkoyo-bu
goodzenyo-i
become distressedkonkoma-ru
droopsuita-reru
castleshiro
rangeiki-
play musickana-deru
stirred uphunhuru-u
姿shapeshisugata
supposeson-
filial piety-
hometakuie
eavesu-
religionshū
mid-airchū-
treasuretakara
proclaimsennotama-u
secrecymitsu-
measurementsun-
specialtysenmoppa-ra
shootshai-ru
leadershō-
reveredsontouto-bu
concerningshūtsu-ku
measure of lengthshaku-
deliver-todo-ku
expandten-
stratum-
selfkoonore
scrollkanma-ku
curtainmaku or baku-
drykanho-su
infancyosana-i
government officechō-
sitzasuwa-ru
prolongenno-basu
rhythmritsu-
obeyshitaga-u
forgetwasu-reru
loyaltychū-
constitutionken-
egogaware
criticismhi-
shoulderingtannina-u
worshiphaioga-mu
broadenkakuhiro-geru
throw awayshasu-teru
gropetansaga-su
infersui-
commandki-
maneuverayatsu-ru
respectkeiuyama-u
reflecteiutsu-ru
nightfallban-
warmthdanatata-kai
livelihoodboku-rasu
melodioushoga-raka
deskkitsukue
sheet of...mai-
dyesenso-meru
stockskabu-
rod-
imitationmo or bo-
rightsken-
treesjuki
longingyokuho-shii
stepsdan-
沿run alongsideenso-u
fountainsenizumi
washsenara-u
sectha-
settlesaisu-mu
origingenminamoto
tidechōshio
violentgekihage-shii
asheskaihai
ripenjukuu-reru
one-sidedhenkata
grouphan-
uncommonikoto-naru
doubtgiutaga-u
paintsūita-i
emperorō
prosperseimo-ru
alliancemei-
watch overkan-
sandsa or shasuna
magnetji-
meshiwatakushi or watashi
secrethi-
cerealkoku-
holeketsuana
windowmado
musclekinsuji
schemesaku-
simplicitykan-
sugar-
lineagekei-
deep redbeni or kurenai
settlementosa-meru
genuinejun-
silkkenkinu
verticaljutate
shrinkshukuchidi-mu
government officesho-
the followingyoku-
holysei-
lunghai-
backhaise
bosomkyōmune
brain-
abdomenfukuhara
entrails-
lookoverrinnozo-mu
climaxshiita-ru
youngjakuwaka-i
renownedchoarawa-su or ichijiru-shii
steammu-su
warehousekura
silkwormsankaiko
massesshū-
judgesaisaba-ku
attiresō or shōyosoo-u
backriura
supplementhoogina-u
look atshimi-ru
perusalran-
chastiseu-tsu
visitotozu-reru
translateyakuwake
poetryshikotoba
documentshi-
recognizeninmito-meru
borntan-
sincerityseimakoto
mistakegoayama-ru
theoryron-
everythingshomoro
guard againstkei-
preciouski-
farechin-
bequeathi-
mail-
home townkyō
needleshinhari
steelhagane
closedheishi-meru
tallkaku-
descendo-riru
majestyhei-
excludejo or jinozo-ku
hurtshōsawa-ru
difficultnanmuzuka-shii
leatherkakukawa
place on the headchōitada-ku
bonekotsuhone