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リュウ/RYŪ/    /RU/    と.める/to.meru/    と.まる/to.maru/    とど.める/todo.meru/    とど.まる/todo.maru/    るうぶる/rūburu/RYUU/リュウ/    RU//    to.meru/と.める/    to.maru/と.まる/    todo.meru/とど.める/    todo.maru/とど.まる/    ruuburu/るうぶる/

detain;  fasten;  halt;  stop Frenchretenir;  attacher;  rester;  s'arrêter Portuguesedeter;  segurar;  parar;  interromper Spanishquedarse;  permanecer;  parar;  detener

Radical: (field).   Strokes: 10画.   Elements: 田刀厶.   Variants: 畄畱.   Pinyin: liú.   Hangul:  [ryu].   Nanori: とめtome.

Jōyō Kanji 5th Grade.   JLPT N3.

Example compounds:
こうりゅうkōryū】detention; hold a person in custody
きょりゅうみんkyoryūmin】a resident
RUかるたkaruta】playing cards; card game
めるtomeru呼びめるよびとめるyobitomeru】to challenge; to call somebody to halt
取りめるとりとめるtoritomeru】to stop; to put a stop to; to check
めるしとめるshitomeru】to bring down (a bird); to kill
まるtomaruまるとまるtomaru】to stop (moving); to stop (doing, working, being supplied); to alight
目にまるめにとまるmenitomaru】to catch one's attention
お目にまるおめにとまるomenitomaru】to be recognized (by someone of higher status); to be noticed; to get attention
とどめるtodomeru書きめるかきとどめるkakitodomeru】to write down; to leave a note behind; to record; to chronicle
めるとどめるtodomeru】to stop; to contain; to record (e.g. a fact)
押しめるおしとどめるoshitodomeru】to stop
とどまるtodomaruまるとどまるtodomaru】to remain; to be limited to
踏みまるふみとどまるfumitodomaru】to stay on; to stop (doing)
Codepoints and classification codes:
46-17JIS X 0208
7760.2Four Corner
2676De Roo
Dictionary indices:
3003Classic Nelson
3750The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
2580New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
1646Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
1423Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
824A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
1470Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
412Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
21808Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 7 p. 1092
805A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
761Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
733Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
742Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
824Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
722Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
432Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
1341Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1435Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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