Jisho

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8 strokes
Radical:
water 水 (氵, 氺)
Parts:
swim
Kun:
およ.ぐ
On:
エイ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N3
1223 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 泳者 【エイシャ】 a swimmer
  • 泳動 【エイドウ】 migration, movement, phoresis
  • 遠泳 【エンエイ】 long-distance swimming
  • 着衣泳 【チャクイエイ】 swimming fully-clothed

Kun reading compounds

  • 泳ぐ 【およぐ】 to swim, to struggle through (a crowd), to make one's way through the world, to get along (in life), to totter, to lose one's balance

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
yong3
Korean:
yeong

Spanish

  • nadar

Portuguese

  • nadar

French

  • nager
352 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
252 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
232 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1198 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2520 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
562 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
680 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1208 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1271 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
193 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1168 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
385 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
242 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
289 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
138 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
17328 Morohashi
327 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3090 New Nelson (John Haig)
136 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
144 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
293 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
342 2001 Kanji
3a5.14 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-5 SKIP code
3313.2 Four corner code
1-17-43 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6cf3 Unicode hex code

8 strokes
Radical:
water 水 (氵, 氺)
Parts:
Variants:
method, law, rule, principle, model, system
Kun:
のり
On:
ホウハッホッフラン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 4
JLPT level N3
100 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 法 【ホウ】 law, act, principle, method, mood, dharma, law
  • 法案 【ホウアン】 bill (law), measure
  • 航法 【コウホウ】 sailing, navigation
  • 会社更生法 【カイシャコウセイホウ】 Corporate Rehabilitation Law
  • 法被 【ハッピ】 happi coat, happy coat, workman's livery coat, traditional Japanese straight-sleeved coat
  • 法度 【ハット】 law, ban, prohibition, ordinance
  • 法師 【ホウシ】 Buddhist priest, bonze, layman dressed like a priest, person
  • 法華経 【ホケキョウ】 Lotus Sutra

Kun reading compounds

  • 法 【のり】 rule, law, regulation, model, pattern, teachings of Buddha, Buddhist doctrine, transverse measurement, measurement across, side-slope, slope
  • 法の筵 【のりのむしろ】 preaching place
  • 内法 【うちのり】 inside measure
  • 外法 【そとのり】 outside measurements

Readings

Japanese names:
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
fa3, fa4
Korean:
beob

Spanish

  • método
  • ley
  • doctrina

Portuguese

  • método
  • lei
  • regra
  • princípio
  • modelo
  • sistema

French

  • méthode
  • loi
  • règle
  • principe
  • modèle
  • système
513 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
612 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
584 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
145 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2535 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
213 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
676 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
824 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
123 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
123 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
518 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1181 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
391 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
248 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
295 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
758 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
17290 Morohashi
333 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3107 New Nelson (John Haig)
751 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
813 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
100 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
516 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
371 2001 Kanji
3a5.20 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-5 SKIP code
3413.1 Four corner code
1-43-01 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6cd5 Unicode hex code