Kana: チョウ、は.る、-は.り、-ば.り
Romaji: chō,, -ha.ri, -ba.ri

Name Readings

Kana: はり、わり
Romaji: hari, wari


lengthen, counter for bows & stringed instruments, stretch, spread, put up (tent)

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  11
Radical Number:  57
Frequency:  403
Grade:  5
Skip Pattern:  1-3-8
Korean Reading:  jang
Chinese Reading:  zhang1
Unicode:  5f35
JIS:  4425


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Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 3h8.1
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Guide to Remembering Index: 752
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Essential Kanji Index: 681
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Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 3565
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Chinese "Extended Net" constellation (one of the 28 mansions); counter for objects with stretched strings (i.e. bows, kotos), curtains, papers, etc.
拡張 (かくちょう)
expansion; extension; enlargement; escape; ESC
張る (はる)
to stick; to paste; to affix; to link (e.g. in WWW forums); to stretch; to spread; to strain; to tighten; to put up (tent); to form (e.g. ice on a pond); to fill; to swell; to stick out; to put; to slap; to be expensive; to become one tile away from completion
出張 (しゅっちょう)
official tour; business trip
張る (ばる)
to be prominently ...; to be persistently ...
主張 (しゅちょう)
claim; request; insistence; assertion; advocacy; emphasis; contention; opinion; tenet
出張所 (しゅっちょうじょ)
branch office; agency; sub-branch
緊張 (きんちょう)
tension; mental strain; nervousness
引っ張る (ひっぱる)
to pull; to draw; to pull tight; to string (lines); to run (cable); to stretch; to pull towards oneself (e.g. someone's sleeve); to drag; to haul; to tow; to lead (e.g. one's followers); to take someone somewhere (e.g. a suspect to the police); to tempt into joining; to strongly invite to join; to delay; to prolong; to lengthen the pronunciation (of a word); to quote; to cite; to reference; to pull the ball; to wear; to put on
頑張る (がんばる)
to persevere; to persist; to keep at it; to hang on; to hold out; to do one's best; to insist that; to stick to (one's opinion); to remain in a place; to stick to one's post; to refuse to budge
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