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Stroke Count
10 Strokes
水 + 7 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. current, a sink, flow, forfeit
Kun'yomi: なが.れる、なが.す、-なが.す、なが.れ。
On'yomi: ル。(Go-on Reading)
リュウ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 流

Dictionary Entries for 流

noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. style of; method of; manner of; school (of thought)
  1. exile

Stroke Order Diagrams for 流

Construction of Character for 流

Radicals and parts present in 流
Part kettle lid radical (no. 8) Kanji Details »
Part I, myself, katakana mu radical (no. 28) Kanji Details »
Part stream, river, river or 3-stroke river radical (no. 47) Kanji Details »
Part water, water radical (no. 85) Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 流
  1. 会意。「」+「」+「」を上下逆さまに書いた文字(「」の原字。「」にも見られる)で、子供を水に流す様。

Kanji related to 流

  • 沿


  • 簿

Meanings in Other Languages for 流

  1. courant, style, mode, évier, flux, confisquer (un article en gage)
  1. corrente, afundar, fluxo, derrocada
  1. corriente, derramar, verter

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