Kanji 令

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Radical: (9)
Strokes: 5
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On:
レイ
rei
Kun:
いいつけ、おさ、よ.い
iitsuke, osa, yo.i
Meaning:
orders, laws, command, decree, good
Grade: 4
JLPT: 3
Phonetic: (レイ)
In names: のり、りょう、れ nori, ryoo, re
Shape: idc
Elements: ?, 卩
Look alike: , ,
Categories: N3 (JLPT)

Examples

号令
ごうれい
gourei
word of command, order
命令する
めいれいする
meireisuru
order, command [v.t.]
戒厳令
かいげんれい
kaigenrei
martial law
政令
せいれい
seirei
government ordinance
辞令
じれい
jirei
notice of personnel change

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): ryeong
Pinyin: ling4, ling2, ling3
Vietnam: Lệnh, Linh

Codepoints

Big-5: A5 4F
Decimal: 20196
Hex: 4EE4
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-46-65
Unicode UTF-16: 4EE4
Unicode UTF-8: E4 BB A4

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 736
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 633
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 603
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 496
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 668
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 303
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 155
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 850
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 831
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1259
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 1725
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 998
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 46
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 2489
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 1413
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 1, page 0615): 387
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 1995
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 1401
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 1503
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 360
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 121
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 460
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