Sign in or Create account


/TO/    ぬ.る/    ぬ.り/nu.ri/    まみ.れる/mami.reru/TO//ぬ.る/    nu.ri/ぬ.り/    mami.reru/まみ.れる/

paint;  plaster;  daub;  smear;  coating Frenchpeinture;  peindre;  tartiner;  barbouiller;  enduire;  recouvrir Portuguesepintura;  gesso;  emplastar;  untar;  cobertura Spanishpintar;  embadurnar;  untar;  laquear;  recubrir

Radical: (earth).   Strokes: 13画.   Elements: 氵土ハ个亅木.   Pinyin: .   Hangul:  [do].

Jōyō Kanji High School.   JLPT N2.

Example compounds:
TOとふtofu】application (of ointment); coating
とりょうtoryō】paints; painting material
とそうtosō】coating; painting
nuruぬるnuru】to paint; to plaster; to lacquer; to varnish; to spread; to smear
ちぬるchinuru】to smear with blood; to kill
顔に泥をかおにどろをぬるkaonidorowonuru】to bring disgrace (dishonor, dishonour) on; to fling mud at; to put to shame
nuriうるしぬりurushinuri】lacquering; lacquer ware
くろぬりkuronuri】blackening; blackened thing
り替えるぬりかえるnurikaeru】to repaint; to break (a record)
まみれるmamireruれるまみれるmamireru】to be smeared; to be covered
一敗地にれるいっぱいちにまみれるippaichinimamireru】to meet with defeat
泥にれるどろにまみれるdoronimamireru】to be covered with mud
Codepoints and classification codes:
37-41JIS X 0208
3810.4Four Corner
372De Roo
Dictionary indices:
1124Classic Nelson
1074The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
2841New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
1818Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
1663Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
1333A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
2038Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
1759Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
5338Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 3 p. 228
1637A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
1073Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
438Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
1615Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
1694Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
360Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1679Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


Additional translation:

Download Tangorin from the App Store

Tangorin Japanese Dictionary App on Google Play