3 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 7th grade
JLPT exam level N1

reach out, exert, exercise, cause

  • to reach, to amount to, to befall
  • and, as well as
  • to exert (influence), to exercise, to cause (e.g. damage)
  • and, as well as
  • キュウ
  • おい

Character Breakdown

reach out, exert, exercise
およ.ぶ キュウ おい (7th, N1)
from, possessive particle, whereupon
ノ の すなわ.ち (Kentei Pre-1, N1)
katakana no radical (no. 4)
ヘツ えい よう (Kentei 1)
dot, tick or dot radical (no. 3)
チュ (Kentei 1)

Contained In


Unicode hex code 53CA
JIS X 0208 1-21-58
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 154
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 670
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 3385
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 4192
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O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 83
O'Neill, P.G. Essential Kanji 888
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 3118P
Henshall, K. A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters 1148
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 1257
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 1328
Hodges & Okazaki Japanese Kanji Flashcards 1120
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 1012
Crowley, D. The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power 422
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 1098
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 21
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 695
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 0a3.24
Four corner code 1724.7
De Roo Code 3567