Japanese Dictionary

Kanji literal and JLPT

Strokes count

Strokes: 12



grip, hold, mould sushi, bribe
On'Yomi Readings

On'Yomi Readings

  • アク
On'Yomi Readings

Kun'Yomi Readings

  • にぎ.る

Popular Words With This Kanji

  • 握る

    to clasp; to grasp; to grip; to clutch

    to make (nigirizushi, rice ball, etc.); to form; to press into shape; to mold; to mould

    to seize (power, etc.); to take hold of

  • 把握

    grasp; catch; understanding

  • 握手


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