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Stroke Count
5 Strokes
Radical
示 + 1 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. salute, bow, ceremony, thanks, remuneration
Readings
Kun'yomi: なり、のり、ひろし、あや。
On'yomi: ライ。(Go-on Reading)
レイ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 礼

Dictionary Entry for 礼

rei
noun
  1. thanking; expression of gratitude

Stroke Order Diagrams for 礼

Construction of Character for 礼

Radicals and parts present in 礼
Part the latter, duplicate, strange, witty, fishhook radical (no. 5) Kanji Details »
Part cult, showing radical (no. 113) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 礼
Traditional Chinese Character, Old Character Form
Origin and construction of 礼
  1. の古い時代から用いられている略体「」より。「禮」は、「」+音符「(「」の略体ではなく、元来からの文字)」の会意形声文字。「豊」は「たかつき)」に形よく供え物をならべた様。形よく整えられた祭礼を意味。

Kanji related to 礼

Meanings in Other Languages for 礼

French
  1. salut, courbette, cérémonie, remerciements, rémunération
Portuguese
  1. saudação, reverência, cerimônia, agradecimento, remuneração
Spanish
  1. saludo, reverencia, cortesía, gracias

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