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ジャク/JAKU/    よわ.い/yowa.i/    よわ.る/    よわ.まる/yowa.maru/    よわ.める/yowa.meru/JAKU/ジャク/    yowa.i/よわ.い/よわ.る/    yowa.maru/よわ.まる/    yowa.meru/よわ.める/

weak;  frail Frenchfaible;  fragile Portuguesefrágil;  fraco Spanishdébil;  endeble;  delicado;  debilitarse;  debilitar

Radical: (bow).   Strokes: 10画.   Elements: 弓冫.   Pinyin: ruò.   Hangul:  [yag].

Jōyō Kanji 2nd Grade.   JLPT N2.

Example compounds:
ジャクJAKU心神耗しんしんもうじゃくshinshinmōjaku】unsound mind; legally unaccountable (e.g. due to mental illness, drugs, alcohol, etc.); diminished capacity; diminished responsibility
肉強食じゃくにくきょうしょくjakunikukyōshoku】The survival of the fittest; the law of the jungle
きょじゃくkyojaku】feebleness; weakness; imbecility
よわyowaiよわいyowai】weak; frail; delicate; tender; unskilled; weak (wine)
かよわいkayowai】frail; feeble
ひよわいhiyowai】weak; sickly
よわyowaruよわるyowaru】to weaken; to be troubled; to be downcast; to be emaciated; to be dejected; to be perplexed; to impair
よわまるyowamaruまるよわまるyowamaru】to abate; to weaken; to be emaciated; to be dejected; to be perplexed
よわめるyowameruめるよわめるyowameru】to weaken
語気をめるごきをよわめるgokiwoyowameru】to soften one's voice
Codepoints and classification codes:
28-69JIS X 0208
1712.7Four Corner
3553De Roo
Dictionary indices:
650Classic Nelson
1692The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
1167New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
792Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
1236Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
819A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
1647Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
595Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
9791PDaikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 4 p. 710
138A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
218Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
236Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
169Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
154Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
196Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
112Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
610Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1244Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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