Kanji 鉤

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Radical: (167)
Strokes: 13
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On:
コウ、ク
kou, ku
Kun:
かぎ、はり、ばり
kagi, hari, bari
Meaning:
hook, barb, gaff, brackets
Shape: idc
Elements: , , ,
Variants:

Examples

はり
hari
needle;pin
木苺
きいちご
kiichigo
raspberry (any plant of genus Rubus, esp. Rubus palmatus var. coptophyllus)
かぎ括弧
かぎかっこ
kagikakko
square bracket;Japanese-style quotation marks
釣り針
つりばり
tsuribari
fish hook
かぎ
kagi
hook
鉤針
かぎばり
kagibari
hook;crochet needle
手鉤
てかぎ
tekagi
short gaff;hand gaff;hook on a wooden handle
鉤十字
かぎじゅうじ
kagijuuji
swastika
鉤の手
かぎのて
kaginote
right-angled bend
鉤虫
こうちゅう
koochuu
hookworm

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): gu
Pinyin: gou1
Vietnam: Câu

Codepoints

Big-5: B9 5F
Decimal: 37476
Hex: 9264
JIS: 2
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-78-76
Unicode UTF-16: 9264
Unicode UTF-8: E9 89 A4

Dictionary Indices

Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 1939
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 11, page 0518): 40319
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 4841
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 6250
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