The Radical: 角

corner, horn    角


Used in these Kanji:
JLPT 3Joyo 2
corner, angle, horn
kado, tsuno, KAKU

Image of an animal with a horn, which stands for "corner".
JLPT 2Joyo 5
explanation, untie, unravel, solution
toku, KAI, GE
Left: corner, horn , right: sword and cow
A horn was cut by a sword from the cow: Do you have an explanation?
JLPT 2Joyo 7
touch, sensing, contact, feel
fureru, sawaru, SHOKU
Left: corner, horn , right: insect
The "horns" (= antennas or feelers) of insects (i.e. snails) are for: touching and sensing.

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