11 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 3rd grade
JLPT exam level N4


  • なら to take lessons in, to be taught, to learn (from a teacher)
  • なら as is habit, the way life normally is
  • シュウ
  • ジュ

Main Radical


Character Breakdown

シュウ なら.う ジュ (3rd, N4)
feathers, counter for birds, rabbits
は ば はね (2nd, N2)
two-stroke water radical or ice radical (no. 15)
ヒョウ こおり (Kentei 1)
しろ ハク しら- (1st, N5)
katakana no radical (no. 4)
ヘツ えい よう (Kentei 1)
day, sun, Japan
ひ ニチ ジツ (1st, N5)

Contained In


Unicode hex code 7FD2
JIS X 0208 1-29-12
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 3675
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 4681
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2667
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 3306
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha) 1711
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) 2324
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 574
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 616
Gakken A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage 665
O'Neill, P.G. Japanese Names 1468
O'Neill, P.G. Essential Kanji 320
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 28672P
Henshall, K. A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters 307
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 591
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 601
Sakade, F. A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 426
Hodges & Okazaki Japanese Kanji Flashcards 238
Henshall & De Groot A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese, 3rd ed. 323
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 373
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 201
AJLT Japanese For Busy People vols I-III 2.3
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 1572
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 581
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 4c7.11
Four corner code 1760.2
De Roo Code 3578