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

dragon, imperial

Kun'yomi
  • たつ dragon (esp. a Chinese dragon)
On'yomi
  • リュウ dragon (esp. a Chinese dragon)
  • リョウ dragon (esp. a Chinese dragon)
  • ロウ
Nanori
  • りゅ

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Character Breakdown

dragon, imperial
リュウ リョウ ロウ (Kentei Pre-1)
stand up, rise, set up
た.つ たち リツ (1st, N4)
kettle lid radical (no. 8)
トウ (Kentei 1)
grass, straw, herbs
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)
month, moon
つき ゲツ ガツ (1st, N5)
bow, bow (archery, violin)
ゆみ キュウ こ (2nd, N1)
three
サン み みっ.つ (1st, N5)

Contained In

References

Unicode hex code 9F8D
JIS X 0208 46-22
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 7103
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 1801
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 2265
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) 1600
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 2981
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 2985
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 48818
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 5b5.3
Four corner code 0121.1