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Stroke Count
5 Strokes
人 + 3 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. orders, ancient laws, command, decree
Kun'yomi: れ、のり。
On'yomi: リョウ。(Go-on Reading)
レイ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 令

Dictionary Entries for 令

noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. command; order; dictation
  1. nth year in the Reiwa era (May 1, 2019-)
  1. administrative and civil code

Stroke Order Diagrams for 令

Construction of Character for 令

Radicals and parts present in 令
Part one, one radical (no.1) Kanji Details »
Part seal radical (no. 26) Kanji Details »
Part 𠆢 Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 令
  1. 会意。「(覆いの下に集める)」+「(人の跪く姿)」、人々が集まって、お告げを聞くこと。

Kanji related to 令

  • 寿

  • 貿

Meanings in Other Languages for 令

  1. ordre, anciennes lois, décret
  1. pedidos, leis antigas, comando, decreto
  1. órdenes, leyes

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