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ヨク/YOKU/    ほっ.する/hoっ.suru/    ほ.しい/ho.shii/YOKU/ヨク/    hoっ.suru/ほっ.する/    ho.shii/ほ.しい/

longing;  covetousness;  greed;  passion;  desire;  craving Frenchdésirer;  convoitise;  avidité;  passion;  besoin Portugueseambicionar;  cobiça;  ambição;  paixão;  desejo;  almejar Spanishanhelo;  ansia;  deseo;  querer;  desear

Radical: (yawn).   Strokes: 11画.   Elements: 欠口谷ハ个.   Pinyin: .   Hangul:  [yog].

Jōyō Kanji 6th Grade.   JLPT N3.

Example compounds:
ヨクYOKUあいよくaiyoku】passion; attachment (esp. to one's family or a member of the opposite sex)
せいよくseiyoku】sexual desire
ぶつよくbutsuyoku】greed; worldly or materialistic desires
ほっするhoっsuruするほっするhossuru】to want; to desire
しいhoshiiしいほしいhoshii】wanted; (after the -te form of a verb) I want (you) to
Codepoints and classification codes:
45-63JIS X 0208
8768.2Four Corner
2062De Roo
Dictionary indices:
4461Classic Nelson
2936The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
1475New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
990Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
792Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
999A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
535Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
16080Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 6 p. 624
987A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
1127Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
876Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
650Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
997Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
936Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
1124Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
1122Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
800Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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