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To find any kanji, first try to identify the components it is made up of. Once you have identified any component, search for it in any of three ways:
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Example: look up 漢
  • Notice that 漢 is made of several components: 氵 艹 口 夫
  • Draw any of these components (one at a time) in the drawing area, and select it when you see it
  • Alternatively, look for a component in the list. 氵 艹 口 each have three strokes; 夫 has four strokes
  • If you know the meanings of the components, type any of them in the text area: water (氵), grass (艹), mouth (口) or husband (夫)
  • Keep adding components until you can see your kanji in the list of matches that appears near the top.
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The Kanshudo Component Builder can recognize any of the 416 components listed in the chart below the drawing area. Tips:
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We found 3 grammar points, 26 words, 1 name, and 5 kanji matching 'くる'
Grammar point search: 3 matches
Word search: 26 matches
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Kuru verb - special class, intransitive verb
1. to come (spatially or temporally); to approach; to arrive
Kuru verb - special class, intransitive verb, auxiliary verb
2. to come back; to do ... and come back  (see also: 行って来る)
(click the word to view an additional 3 meanings and 2 forms, examples and links)
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'ru' godan verb, transitive verb
1. to reel; to wind; to spin (thread)
2. to turn (pages); to flip through (a book); to leaf through (a book); to consult (a dictionary); to refer to (an encyclopedia)
(click the word to view an additional 2 meanings and 1 form, examples and links)
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Nidan verb (lower class) with `ru' ending (archaic), transitive verb
to give; to let one have; to do for one  (see also: 呉れる; archaic)
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noun
1. pivot hinge (using extensions on the top amp bottom of a door that fit into cavities in the frame)
2. sliding wooden bolt (for holding a door or window shut)  (see also: )
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noun
1. rickets  (see also: 佝僂病; often written with kana only)
2. someone suffering from rickets
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Common name search: 1 match
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くる   Kuru   (surname)
Kanji search: 5 matches
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ライ   く to come   きた to be forthcoming   きた to induce   
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eight
ミ    not yet   
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to wind, reel, spin   
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シ   いと thread   
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goods in the tree
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ヒン    elegance   しな goods   
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モク   ボク   き    こ- tree   
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ダイ   タイ   おおきい big   おおいに very much   おお-    
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
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ジン   ニン   ひと man   
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stick   
ライ   きた induce, bring about   
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ライ   く to come   きた to be forthcoming   きた to induce   
Example search: 2373 matches
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Search results include information from a variety of sources, including Kanshudo (kanji mnemonics, kanji readings, kanji components, vocab and name frequency data, grammar points), JMdict (vocabulary), Tatoeba (examples), Enamdict (names), KanjiVG (kanji animations and stroke order), and Joy o' Kanji (kanji and radical synopses). Translations provided by Google's Neural Machine Translation engine. For more information see credits.
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