18 strokes
water 水 (氵, 氺)


Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 乱発 【ランパツ】 random firing, reckless firing, excessive issue
  • 乱獲 【ランカク】 excessive fishing, overfishing, overhunting, excessive taking

Kun reading compounds

  • 妄りに 【みだりに】 without authority, without reason, unnecessarily, recklessly, indiscriminately, arbitrarily
  • 濫りがましい 【みだりがましい】 morally corrupt


Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
ram, ham


  • excesivo
  • desbordamiento
  • sin razón
  • arbitrariamente


  • excessivo
  • inundação
  • espalhar por


  • débordement
  • excessif
  • se répandre
1892 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
2046 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2724 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1858 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1508 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1944 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
2132 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1512 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1258 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
990 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
544 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
713 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1466 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
18521 Morohashi
801 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3366 New Nelson (John Haig)
1454 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1563 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1894 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
374 2001 Kanji
3a15.3 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-15 SKIP code
1-3-14 SKIP code
3811.7 Four corner code
1-45-84 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6feb Unicode hex code