2 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 1st grade
JLPT exam level N4

power, strength, strong, strain, bear up, exert

Kun'yomi
  • force, strength, might
On'yomi
  • リョク
    strength, power, proficiency
  • strength, power, proficiency
  • リイ
Nanori
  • じから
  • つとむ

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Character Breakdown

power, strength, strong
ちから リョク リキ (1st, N4)

References

Unicode hex code 529B
JIS X 0208 1-46-47
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 715
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 521
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 3371
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Morohashi Daikanwajiten 2288
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Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 100
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Henshall & De Groot A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese, 3rd ed. 38
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 9
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Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 866
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 2g0.1
Four corner code 4002.7
De Roo Code 1645