13 strokes
Jinmeiyou kanji used in names
Kentei exam level Pre-1
JLPT exam level N1

willow

Kun'yomi
  • やなぎ willow (any tree of genus Salix)
On'yomi
  • ヨウ
Nanori
  • やな

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Character Breakdown

willow
ヨウ やなぎ やな (Kentei Pre-1, N1)
tree, wood
き こ- モク (1st, N5)
open, sun
ヨウ (Kentei 1)
daybreak, dawn, morning
タン あき.らか あきら (11th, N1)
day, sun, Japan
ひ ニチ ジツ (1st, N5)
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)
not, must not, do not
モチ ブツ ボツ (Kentei Pre-1)
wrapping enclosure, wrapping radical (no. 20)
ホウ つつ.む (Kentei 1)
katakana no radical (no. 4)
ヘツ えい よう (Kentei 1)

References

Unicode hex code 694A
JIS X 0208 1-45-44
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 2321
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2784
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 1286
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha) 699
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) 933
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 2473
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 2539
O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 1898
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 15112
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 2122
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 4a9.17
Four corner code 4692.7