2 strokes
Jinmeiyou kanji used in names
Kentei exam level Pre-1

divining, fortune-telling, divination or katakana to radical (no. 25)

Kun'yomi
  • to tell someone's fortune
  • fortune-telling
On'yomi
  • ボク
    divining ②choosing
Nanori
  • うら
    fortune-telling

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Reading Commonality

ボク 98.6%
うらない 1.4%

Character Breakdown

divining, fortune-telling, divination or katakana to radical (no. 25)
ボク うらない うらな.う (Kentei Pre-1)

Common Words

fortune teller
fortunetelling (as an occupation)
divining ②choosing
choosing a homesite by divination
fortunetelling
tortoise-shell divination
to tell (a person's) fortune
fortune-telling using animal bones
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References

Unicode hex code 535C
JIS X 0208 1-43-46
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 797
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 622
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 3367
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 4174
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) 2856
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 2103
O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 10
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 2774
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 2m0.1
Four corner code 2300.0