The Radical: 矢


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arrow    矢

Explanation An arrow flies in the sky .

Used in these Kanji:
JLPT 4Joyo 2
to know, knowledge
shiru, CHI
Left: an arrow (An arrow flies in the sky ), right: a mouth (here: a target)
The arrow hits the target, if it knows it.
JLPT 4Joyo 3
medical treatment, heal, the healing art
iyasu, I
Outside: box , inside: arrow (An arrow flies in the sky )
(Acupuncture:) In the box are arrows for the medical treatment.
JLPT 4Joyo 3
family, clan, race
ZOKU
Left: side, direction , right: lying person and arrow - Better right: Two lying persons and big
It develops in one direction, if the two lying persons [= the parents] (breed) something big, namely: into a family.
JLPT 4Joyo 3
short, brief
mijikai, TAN
Left: arrow (An arrow flies in the sky ), right: bean
An arrow as short as a bean, is really short.
JLPT 3Joyo 4
weather, climate, serve
sōrō,
In the middle vertically: stick , left and right: marquis (The person where you bow and who has arrows is the marquis.) [arrow = An arrow flies in the sky ]
A marquis with a stick presents the weather.
JLPT 2Joyo 6
doubt, distrust, suspect
utagau, GI
Left: seated person , arrow ; right: bent person , correct
Both persons have an arrow, whether if it's the correct one, they doubt.
JLPT 3Joyo 2
arrow
ya, SHI
Upper left: an accent/emphasis which here is seen as an arrow. Rest: heaven/sky:
The stroke in the sky is an arrow.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
imitate, mimic, model
modoki, GI
Left: hand , right: doubt (Both persons have an arrow , but if it's the correct one, they have their doubt.)
(Made) by hand and dubious: An imitation!
JLPT 1Joyo 7
reform, rectify, straighten, correct
tameru, KYŌ
Left: arrow (An arrow flies in the sky ), right: emphasis , big , var. of high/tall (Image of a watch tower)
The arrow is too tall and high, we have to correct/reform this.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
congeal, stiff, harden, freeze, engrossed
koru/rasu, GYŌ
Left: ice , right: doubt (Both persons have an arrow , but if it's the correct one, they have their doubt.)
Ice, there is no doubt, is congealed.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
marquis, lord

Left: person , right: var. of bent person , arrow (An arrow flies in the sky )
The person where you bow and who has arrows is the marquis.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
illness, speed, quick, swift
SHITSU
Outside: illness (An ice--cold building 广 makes you sick.), below: arrow (an arrow in the sky )
Illnesses caused by arrows are illnesses that come quickly.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
foolish, stupid, silly
CHI
Outside: illness (An ice--cold building 广 makes sick.), inside: know (The arrow hits the target , if it knows it.)
The disease in respect to "knowing" is to be stupid.
JLPT -Joyo 7
greeting, approach, push open
AI
Left: to pay (The hand at the nose signals paying.), arrow (An arrow flies in the sky )
You still have to pay for the array, he directly said when greeting.
JLPT -Joyo 7
throat
nodo,
Left: mouth , right: marquis (var. of bent person , arrow )
Also the mouth of a marquis ends in his throat.
JLPT -Joyo 7
be jealous, envy
SHITSU
Left: woman , right: illness, quick (The disease caused by an arrow is a quick illness.)
The woman has a disease, as if caused by an arrow: jealousy.

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