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Kanji Details for 雷

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Stroke Count
13 Strokes
Radical
雨 + 5 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. thunder, lightning bolt
Readings
Kun'yomi: かみなり、いかずち、いかづち。
On'yomi: ライ。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)

Japanese Meaning for 雷

Dictionary Entries for 雷

kaminari
ikazuchi
ikaduchi
rai
noun
  1. lightning; thunder; thunderbolt
  2. god of thunder; god of lightning
  3. anger; fit of anger
narukami
noun
  1. thunder

Stroke Order Diagrams for 雷

Construction of Character for 雷

Radicals and parts present in 雷
Radical rain Kanji Details »
Part rice field, rice paddy Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 雷
Ancient Form
Origin and construction of 雷
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」。「畾」は「」「(=)」に見られる、ごろごろとつみあがった様。

Kanji related to 雷

Meanings in Other Languages for 雷

French
  1. tonnerre, foudre
Portuguese
  1. trovão, raio
Spanish
  1. trueno, relámpago, rayo

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