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Kanji Details for 降

Strokes count

Strokes: 10



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descend, precipitate, fall, surrender
  • コウ
  • お.りる
  • お.ろす
  • ふ.る
  • ふ.り
  • くだ.る
  • くだ.す

Popular Words With This Kanji

  • 以降

    on and after; as from; hereafter; thereafter; since

  • 降りる, 下りる

    to descend (e.g. a mountain); to go down; to come down

    to alight (e.g. from bus); to get off; to disembark; to dismount

    to step down; to retire; to give up; to quit

    to be granted; to be issued; to be given

    to form (of frost, dew, mist, etc.)

    to be passed (from the body; i.e. of a roundworm)

  • 下す, 降す

    to make (a decision); to pass (judgement, etc.); to hand down (orders, etc.)

    to let go down; to lower

    to do oneself; to do by oneself