Jisho

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8 strokes
Radical:
hand 手 (扌龵)
Parts:
embrace, hug, hold in arms
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N3
871 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

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On reading compounds

  • 抱負 【ホウフ】 aspiration, ambition, pretension
  • 抱擁 【ホウヨウ】 embrace, hug, holding in one's arms
  • 懐抱 【カイホウ】 idea borne in mind
  • 合抱 【ゴウホウ】 armful

Kun reading compounds

  • 抱く 【いだく】 to embrace, to hold in the arms (e.g. a baby), to hug, to harbour (e.g. grudge), to harbor, to bear, to have (e.g. ambition), to entertain (e.g. hope, suspicion), to have sex with, to make love to, to sleep with, to sit on eggs
  • 抱く 【いだく】 to embrace, to hold in the arms (e.g. a baby), to hug, to harbour (e.g. grudge), to harbor, to bear, to have (e.g. ambition), to entertain (e.g. hope, suspicion), to have sex with, to make love to, to sleep with, to sit on eggs
  • 抱える 【かかえる】 to hold or carry under or in the arms, to have (esp. problems, debts, etc.), to employ, to engage, to hire

Readings

Japanese names:
たば
Chinese:
bao4
Korean:
po

Spanish

  • abrazo
  • sostener en los brazos
  • abrazar

Portuguese

  • abraço
  • abraçar
  • segura em braços

French

  • prendre dans les bras
  • étreindre
  • embrasser
1794 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1229 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1883 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1633 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
562 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
584 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1285 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1359 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1012 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
883 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
363 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
227 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
271 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
652 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
11917P Morohashi
306 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2125 New Nelson (John Haig)
645 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
697 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1186 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1356 2001 Kanji
3c5.15 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-5 SKIP code
5701.2 Four corner code
42-90 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
62b1 Unicode hex code

16 strokes
Radical:
hand 手 (扌龵)
Parts:
hug, embrace, possess, protect, lead
On:
ヨウ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1213 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 擁する 【ヨウスル】 to have, to possess
  • 擁護 【ヨウゴ】 protection, advocacy, support, defence, championship, vindication, to protect (e.g. rights, etc.), to advocate (e.g. free trade, etc.), to support
  • 抱擁 【ホウヨウ】 embrace, hug, holding in one's arms
  • 相擁 【アイヨウ】 embrace, hug

Readings

Chinese:
yong3, yong1
Korean:
ong

Spanish

  • abrazar
  • proteger

Portuguese

  • abraçar
  • possuir
  • proteger
  • primazia

French

  • étreindre
  • prendre dans les bras
  • posséder
  • protéger
  • diriger
1882 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1638 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2013 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1750 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1385 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1715 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1832 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1490 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
929 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
949 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
532 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
694 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1399 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
12781 Morohashi
770 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2294 New Nelson (John Haig)
1387 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1488 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1833 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1375 2001 Kanji
3c13.5 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-13 SKIP code
5001.4 Four corner code
45-42 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
64c1 Unicode hex code