Jisho

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8 strokes
Radical:
hand 手 (扌龵)
Parts:

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 拉麺 【ラーメン】 ramen, Chinese-style noodles
  • 拉致問題 【ラチモンダイ】 abduction issue (esp. of those Japanese abducted by North Korea)
  • 委内瑞拉 【ベネズエラ】 Venezuela

Kun reading compounds

  • 拉ぐ 【ひしぐ】 to crush

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
la1, la2, la3
Korean:
rab

Spanish

Portuguese

French

1867 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1301 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
372 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
279 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
11946 Morohashi
2109 New Nelson (John Haig)
696 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3c5.2 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-5 SKIP code
5001.8 Four corner code
1-57-39 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
62c9 Unicode hex code

16 strokes
Radical:
wheat
Parts:
Variants:
noodles, wheat flour
Kun:
むぎこ
On:
メンベン
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
2331 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 麺 【メン】 noodles, flour
  • 麺子 【メンス】 noodles
  • 生麺 【ナマメン】 raw noodles, uncooked noodles, fresh noodles
  • 製麺 【セイメン】 noodle making

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
mian4
Korean:
myeon

Spanish

  • tallarines
  • harina de trigo

Portuguese

French

5389 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
2910 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1302 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
4112 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2828 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
47827X Morohashi
7038 New Nelson (John Haig)
2752 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2040 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
4i17.1 The Kanji Dictionary
3-7-9 SKIP code
3-11-9 SKIP code
4140.6 Four corner code
4124.6 Four corner code
1-44-45 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
9eba Unicode hex code