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[りつ()]
ritsu
noun, noun, used as a suffix, counter

English Meaning(s) for 律

noun
  1. law (esp. ancient East Asian criminal code); regulation
  2. vinaya (rules for the monastic community)
  3. Ritsu (school of Buddhism)
  4. lushi (style of Chinese poem)
  5. (musical) pitch (also りち)
  6. six odd-numbered notes of the ancient chromatic scale
  7. Japanese seven-tone gagaku scale, similar to Dorian mode (corresponding to: re, mi, fa, so, la, ti, do)
noun, noun, used as a suffix, counter
  1. (in traditional Eastern music) step (corresponding to a Western semitone)

Definition and Synonyms for 律

Rule a principle or condition that customarily governs behavior
Synonyms: ルール, しゃくる, レギュレーション, 会則, 典則, 原則, 基準, 定め, 定まり, 定まる, 定める, 定規, , 戒律, , 本則, 条例, , , 正規, 決まり, 決まる, , 法令, 法例, 法則, 法度, 法式, 準則, 矩則, 規制, 規則, 規定, 規律, 規格, 規矩, 規程

Meanings for each kanji in 律

rhythm; law; regulation; gauge; control Kanji Details »

Categories 律 is a member of

Conception an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 律

Sample Sentences for 律

For the law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.
For the law was given by Moses, but grace and truth came by Jesus Christ.
We have found him of whom Moses in the law and also the prophets wrote, Jesus of Nazareth, the son of Joseph.

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