Kanji 撫

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Radical: (64)
Strokes: 15
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On:
ブ、フ
bu, fu
Kun:
な.でる
na.deru
Meaning:
stroke, pat, smooth down
Grade: 9
Phonetic: (ブ)
In names: なで、なでし、む nade, nadeshi, mu
Shape: idc
Elements: , ,

Examples

愛撫
あいぶ
aibu
caressing;loving dearly
慰撫
いぶ
ibu
pacification;soothing
逆撫で
さかなで
sakanade
rubbing the wrong way (e.g. a cat);irritating
撫でる
なでる
naderu
to stroke;to caress;to brush gently;to pat;to rub
撫で下ろす
なでおろす
nadeorosu
to stroke down;to smooth down
撫で回す
なでまわす
nademawasu
to pat (e.g. dog);to rub;to stroke;to fondle
撫で上げる
なであげる
nadeageru
to comb back
撫で付け
なでつけ
nadetsuke
hair that is smoothed down
撫で付ける
なでつける
nadetsukeru
to comb down;to smooth down
撫育
ぶいく
buiku
care;tending

Reading in other languages

Korean: 무, 부
Korean (latin): mu, bu
Pinyin: fu3
Vietnam: Phủ, Mô

Codepoints

Big-5: BC BE
Decimal: 25771
Hex: 64AB
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-41-79
Unicode UTF-16: 64AB
Unicode UTF-8: E6 92 AB

Dictionary Indices

Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 667
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 904
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 5, page 0391): 12743
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 2270
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 2368
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 2000
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 2281
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