ほういhoui

noun:

  • bearing; heading; point of the compass

日本nipponhazen方位houiwoumini囲まkakomaretakunida Japan is a country that is completely surrounded by oceans.

Kanji definition:

ホウHOUかたkata~かた kata~がた gata

direction; person; alternative

Strokes:
4
Radical:
方 way, direction
SKIP:
3-3-1
UTF:
65b9
JIS208:
42-93
Nanori:
からkaranaなたnataふさfusaまさmasaみちmichimowa
Hangul:
방 [bang]
Pinyin:
fāng
Stroke order:
Example words:
方向ほうこうhoukou
direction; orientation; bearing; way; / course (e.g. of action)
方針ほうしんhoushin
policy; plan; course; principle; objective; / magnetic needle
見方みかたmikata
viewpoint; point of view; / way of understanding; way of appreciating; how to look at something (e.g. noh, train schedule)
方法ほうほうhouhou
method; process; manner; way; means; technique
地方ちほうchihou
district; region; area; locality; / the country; countryside; the provinces; rural area

Iくらいkuraiぐらいgurai

rank; grade; throne; crown; about; some

Strokes:
7
Radical:
人亻 human
SKIP:
1-2-5
UTF:
4f4d
JIS208:
16-44
Nanori:
ぞきzoki
Hangul:
위 [wi]
Pinyin:
wèi
Stroke order:
Example words:
単位たんいtan'i
unit; denomination; / credit (in school)
地位ちいchii
(social) position; status
首位しゅいshui
first place; head position; leading position
上位じょういjoui
superior (in rank); top; ranking; / higher order (e.g. byte); / host computer (of connected device)
位置いちichi
place; situation; position; location

Partial results:

ほういじしんhouijishin

noun:

ほういかくhouikaku

noun:

  • azimuth
ほういそくていきhouisokuteiki

noun:

  • direction finder
ほういじんhouijin

noun:

  • God of directions (generic terms referring to many different Gods)
ほういじしゃくhouijishaku

noun:

  • compass

チャールズウォルコットCHAARUZUUORUKOTTOhaハトHATOno方位磁石houijishakuwo探したsagashita Charles Walcot investigated the magnetic compass bearing sense in pigeons.

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