Jisho

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11 strokes
Radical:
hand 手 (扌龵)
Parts:
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On reading compounds

  • 捻挫 【ネンザ】 sprain, twist, wrench
  • 捻軍 【ネングン】 Nian Rebellion (China, 1851-1868)
  • 揉捻 【ジュウネン】 rolling freshly-picked tea-leaves, crushing tea

Kun reading compounds

  • 捩る 【ねじる】 to screw, to twist, to distort, to parody, to make a pun, to torture, to wrest
  • 捩る 【ねじる】 to screw, to twist, to distort, to parody, to make a pun, to torture, to wrest
  • 捻くる 【ひねくる】 to twirl, to spin, to fiddle with, to change (e.g. wording)
  • 捻る 【ひねる】 to twist, to wrench, to turn (a switch on or off, etc.), to wring (a neck), to puzzle over, to defeat easily

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
nian3
Korean:
nyeom, nyeob

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1940 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
2094 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
604 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
457 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
12222 Morohashi
2201 New Nelson (John Haig)
2251 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1716 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3c8.25 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-8 SKIP code
5803.2 Four corner code
1-39-17 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
637b Unicode hex code