Sign In


Recent Searches

Kanji Details for 腕

Search for Kanji|Browse Kanji

Search by Kanji / Radical

Stroke Count
12 Strokes
肉 + 8 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. arm, ability, talent
Kun'yomi: うで。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: ワン。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)

Japanese Meaning for 腕

Dictionary Entries for 腕

  1. arm
  2. skill
  1. arm (esp. upper arm)
  2. counter used to measure the thickness of round objects

Stroke Order Diagrams for 腕

Construction of Character for 腕

Radicals and parts present in 腕
Part seal radical (no. 26) Kanji Details »
Part evening Kanji Details »
Part shaped crown, katakana u radical (no. 40) Kanji Details »
Part month, moon Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 腕
  1. 会意形声。「肉」+音符「」、「宛」は「」(屋内)で、「」(体を丸め集う)の意。「丸い、曲がった」の意があり、「(丸い器)」等が同系。手首など、四肢の曲がる部位。

Kanji related to 腕

  • 宿

  • 婿

Meanings in Other Languages for 腕

  1. bras, aptitude, talent
  1. braço, capacidade, talento
  1. brazo, habilidad, talento

Comments for 腕

If you have any questions about this kanji, or would like to write a sample sentence using it, please do so below. Your comment will appear in the forum for other users of the site to view and discuss.

Only registered users may post comments. You can register your free 楽しい Japanese account here.

This site uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC dictionary files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence.