The Radical: 万


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ten thousand    万

Explanation

Used in these Kanji:
JLPT 4Joyo 2
direction, side, way, person
kata,
Top: cover , below: a sword
The cover covers the sword to all directions. (Or: Only one out of ten thousand knows the direction.)
JLPT 5Joyo 2
ten thousand
MAN, BAN

Derived from a swastika (Indian religious symbol) that stands for the ten thousand divinities.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
encourage, strive. be diligent
hagemu/masu, REI
Left: 厉 (cliff , 10,000 ), right: strength/effort
A cliff exuding tenthousendfold strength is encouraging.
JLPT -Joyo 7
horse chestnut
tochi,
From left: tree , cliff , ten thousand
The tree on the cliff carries ten thousand horse chestnuts.

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