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/KU/    くる.しい/kuru.shii/    -ぐる.しい/-guru.shii/    くる.しむ/kuru.shimu/    くる.しめる/kuru.shimeru/    にが.い/niga.i/    にが.る/    kuru.shii/くる.しい/    -guru.shii/-ぐる.しい/    kuru.shimu/くる.しむ/    kuru.shimeru/くる.しめる/    niga.i/にが.い/にが.る/

suffering;  trial;  worry;  hardship;  feel bitter;  scowl Frenchsouffrir;  peine;  affliction;  souci;  amer;  renfrogné Portuguesesofrimento;  experiência;  preocupar;  dificuldade;  sentir- se amargo;  tristeza Spanishsufrimiento;  pena;  doloroso;  penoso;  trabajoso;  amargo

Radical: (grass).   Strokes: 8画.   Elements: 口十⺾.   Pinyin: .   Hangul:  [go].

Jōyō Kanji 3rd Grade.   JLPT N3.

Example compounds:
KUくがくkugaku】paying one's own school expenses by working
びょうくbyōku】pain of sickness
しいおもくるしいomokurushii】heavy; gloomy; awkward; cumbrous; oppressive; leaden
くるしいkurushiiしいおもくるしいomokurushii】heavy; gloomy; awkward; cumbrous; oppressive; leaden
しいかたくるしいkatakurushii】formal; strict; ceremonious; stiff
しいくるしいkurushii】painful; needy; forced (smile, joke); awkward (situation); (after masu stem) hard to do
くるしむkurushimuしむくるしむkurushimu】to suffer; to groan; to be worried
借金でしむしゃっきんでくるしむshakkindekurushimu】to be distressed with debts
もがきしむもがきくるしむmogakikurushimu】to writhe in agony
くるしめるkurushimeruしめるくるしめるkurushimeru】to torment; to harass; to inflict pain
親をしめるおやをくるしめるoyawokurushimeru】to cause one's parents distress
い薬にがいくすりnigaikusuri】bitter medicine
ホロホロにがいhoronigai】bittersweet; slightly bitter; something that has a strong taste that adults favor
にがnigaruにがるnigaru】to feel bitter; to scowl
Codepoints and classification codes:
22-76JIS X 0208
4460.4Four Corner
1977De Roo
Dictionary indices:
3928Classic Nelson
5009The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
2243New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
1433Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
225Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
597A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
687Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
264Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
30797PDaikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 9 p. 584
264A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
545Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
197Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
864Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
283Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
295Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
344The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power by D. Crowley
342Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
646Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
230Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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