Jisho

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12 strokes
Radical:
earth
Parts:
Variants:
bases, fort, rampart, walls, base(ball)
Kun:
とりで
On:
ルイライスイ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
651 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 塁 【ルイ】 base, bag, sack, fortress, stronghold
  • 塁審 【ルイシン】 base umpire
  • 二塁 【ニルイ】 second base
  • 走塁 【ソウルイ】 base running

Kun reading compounds

  • 砦 【とりで】 fort, fortress, stronghold, fortification

Readings

Japanese names:
Chinese:
lei3
Korean:
ru, roe

Spanish

  • puesto
  • fuerte
  • base de béisbol

Portuguese

  • fundamentos
  • base
  • proteção
  • paredes
  • basebol

French

  • bases
  • fort
  • rempart
  • murs
  • base (base-ball)
1918 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
648 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3009 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1571 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1160 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1694 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1810 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1692 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
358 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3206 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1660 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2250 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1750 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
5316P Morohashi
2593 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1056 New Nelson (John Haig)
1734 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1871 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1519 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3672 2001 Kanji
5f7.2 The Kanji Dictionary
2-5-7 SKIP code
6010.4 Four corner code
46-61 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5841 Unicode hex code