The Radical: ∟

corner    ∟


Used in these Kanji:
JLPT 4Joyo 3
From top: eye , corner ∟ & small
The eye sees in the corner (of a map) a small prefecture.
JLPT 3Joyo 3
to plant, plantation
ueru, SHOKU
Left: tree , right: immediately, direct, repair (Ten eyes watch the corner ∟: repair it immediately!)
The trees are planted immediately (after purchase) in a plantation.
JLPT 4Joyo 3
world, generation, age
yo, SEI, SE
Left: corner ∟, right: twenty 廿 (here: a bucket)
In the corner is a bucket from another world and since generations.
JLPT 3Joyo 2
immediately, repair, improve
naoru/su, sugu, tadachi, CHOKU, JIKI
Left: corner ∟, right: ten and eye
Ten eyes watch the corner which shall immediately be repaired.
JLPT 3Joyo 4
put, place, set
oku, CHI
Top: eye , bottom: direct, immediate, repair (Ten eyes watch the corner ∟: repair it immediately!)
The eye sees immediately what has been put there.
JLPT 2Joyo 5
refuse, judge, disconnect, decline, decision
kotowaru, tatsu, DAN
From left: corner ∟, rice , axe
To make corner-cut rice with an axe? - Refused!
JLPT 2Joyo 6
value, price, worth
atai, ne, CHI
Left: person , right: direct, repair (Ten eyes watch the corner ∟ : Repair it immediately!)
This person understands directly the value.
JLPT 2Joyo 6
deceased, to die, perish, lose
nai/kunaru, BŌ, MŌ
Originally a corner ∟ at the left and a person , who changed over the times to a "lid"
A coffin in cross-sectional view as symbol for deceasing.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
patch (at cloth), inherit, follow
tsugu, mama-, KEI
From left: thread , corner ∟, rice
With the thread onto the corner-like tear ∟ [at the clothes] a patch is added as a layer to follow.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
attach, hang, suspend
kakaru/keru, KEN, KE
Top: prefecture (The eye sees in the corner ∟ [of a map] a small prefecture) and system (A stroke as the thread of the lineage.), bottom: heart
The prefectural system is what, the hearts are attached to.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
increase, augment, multiply, raise (animal)
fueru/yasu, SHOKU
Left: bare bone (vertebrae or rib) - Here as a variation of many: , right: immediately, repair (Ten eyes watch the corner ∟: repair it immediately!)
Many things can immediately be increased.
JLPT -Joyo 7
kudzu (Pueraria montana), arrowroot
kuzu, katsu
Top: plant , below: Variant of 'good' (sun with rays , with: person , angle ∟
The plant which the person planted in a sunny corner is this climbing vines: kudzu.

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