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ノウ//    よ.く/yo.ku/NOU/ノウ/    yo.ku/よ.く/

ability;  talent;  skill;  capacity Frenchcapacité;  habileté;  talent;  adresse Portuguesecapacidade;  talento;  habilidade Spanishhabilidad;  talento;  capacidad;  aptitud;  teatro japonés

Radical: (meat).   Strokes: 10画.   Elements: 月匕厶.   Pinyin: néng.   Hangul:  [neung]  [nae].   Nanori: たか /  / のり / よしtaka / no / nori / yoshi.

Jōyō Kanji 5th Grade.   JLPT N3.

Example compounds:
ノウ書きのうがきnōgaki】advertising the excellence of one's wares; statement of the virtues of a medicine
ちのうはんchinōhan】intellectual crime; intellectual criminal
役者のうやくしゃnōyakusha】noh actor
yokuよくよくyokuyoku】exceedingly; very
よくyoku】nicely; frequently
くするよくするyokusuru】to make good; to do often; to do well
Codepoints and classification codes:
39-29JIS X 0208
2121.1Four Corner
2756De Roo
Dictionary indices:
853Classic Nelson
4809The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
1323New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
888Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
2004Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
341A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
1397Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
416Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
29454Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 9 p. 307
766A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
386Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
691Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
847Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
787Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
718Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
285The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power by D. Crowley
411Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
1018Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2023Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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