ri

noun:

  • reason; principle; logic
  • general principle (as opposed to individual concrete phenomenon) - Buddhism term 事【じ】
  • (in neo-Confucianism) the underlying principles of the cosmos

盗人nusubitoにもnimo三分nori Give the devil his due.

ことわりkotowariirr.

noun:

  • reason; logic; sense; natural way of things

Kanji definition:

RIことわりkotowari

logic; arrangement; reason; justice; truth

Strokes:
11
Radical:
王玉玊⺩ jade, king
SKIP:
1-4-7
UTF:
7406
JIS208:
45-93
Nanori:
あやayaおさむosamuさとsatoさとるsatoruただtadaただしtadashiとおるtooruniのりnorihiまことmakotoまさmasaまさしmasashiまろmaroみちmichiよしyoshi
Hangul:
리 [ri]
Pinyin:
Stroke order:
Example words:
理由りゆうriyuu
reason; pretext; motive
管理かんりkanri
control; management (e.g. of a business)
理事りじriji
director; trustee
理解りかいrikai
understanding; comprehension; appreciation; sympathy
総理そうりsouri
prime minister (as the head of a cabinet government); premier; / leading; overseeing; leader; overseer; president

Partial results:

りゆうriyuuわけwakeirr.

noun:

  • reason; pretext; motive

どうしてdoushiteあなたanatanio詫び詫biするsuru理由riyuugaあるaruのですnodesuka Why should I apologize to you?

りかいrikai Inflection

noun / ~する noun:

  • understanding; comprehension; appreciation; sympathy

わたしwatashihaあなたanatano言うiuことkotoga理解rikaiできるdekiru I can understand what you are saying.

りそうrisou

noun / ~の noun:

サミーSAMIIhaジョンJONにとってnitotte理想risouno歌手kashuだったdatta To John, Sammy was an ideal singer.

りかrika

noun:

  • science (inc. mathematics, medicine, etc.); natural science 文科
  • science department (university); science course
  • science (as a school subject)

彼女kanojoha理科rikawo勉強しbenkyoushiなければなりませんnakerebanarimasen She has to study science.

kareha理科rikawo科目kamokuとらtoraなければならないnakerebanaranai He has to take two science classes.

りろんriron

noun:

  • theory

そのsono考えkangaegakareno理論rironno基礎kisoとなっているtonatteiru The idea underlies his theory.

りくつrikutsu

noun:

  • theory; reason

karehaそのsono理屈rikutsugaわからないwakaranaiほどhodoばかbakaではないdehanai He is too wise not to see the reason.

りせいrisei

noun:

  • reason; reasoning power; (one's) sense

人間ningenにはniha理性riseigaあるaruga動物doubutsuにはniha無いnai Man has reason, animals do not.

りじriji

noun:

  • director; trustee

彼らkarerahakarewo理事rijini任命ninmeiしたshita They appointed him as a director.

りねんrinen

noun:

  • (Platonic) ideal (of how things ought to be, e.g. human rights); foundational principle; idea; conception (e.g. of the university); doctrine; ideology

これらのkorerano理念rinenha憲法kenpouni具体化gutaikaされているsareteiru These ideas are embodied in the constitution.

りがくrigaku

noun:

  • physical science; natural science
  • physics
  • lixue (Song-era Chinese philosophy)
  • philosophy - archaism 哲学
りそうてきrisouteki Inflection

adjectival noun:

  • ideal

不満fumanhaありませんarimasenwatashini関する限り関surukagiri万事banji理想的risoutekiですdesu I've no complaints. As far as I'm concerned, everything is just perfect.

りがくぶrigakubu

noun:

  • department of science

理学部rigakubuwo卒業sotsugyoushita学生gakuseinoほとんどhotondoga修士shuushi課程kateini進みsusumiそのsonoほぼhobo半数hansuuga博士hakase課程kateini進むsusumu Most graduates of the Department of Science proceed to a master's program, and roughly half of those continue on to their PhD.

りけいrikei

noun / ~の noun:

りふじんrifujin Inflection

adjectival noun / noun:

  • unreasonable; irrational; outrageous; absurd
りこうrikou

noun:

  • science and technology
りこうがくぶrikougakubu

noun:

  • department of science and engineering
りはつrihatsu Inflection

noun / ~する noun / ~の noun:

  • haircut

あのano理髪rihatsutendehaninno理容riyoushiさんsanga働いhataraiteiますmasuka How many barbers work in that barbershop?

りようriyou

noun:

  • barbering; haircutting; hairdressing

あのano理髪rihatsutendehaninno理容riyoushiさんsanga働いhataraiteiますmasuka How many barbers work in that barbershop?

りすうrisuu

noun:

  • science and mathematics
りづめrizumeirr.

noun / ~の noun:

  • reasoning; logic; persuasion
りひrihi

noun:

  • right and wrong
りがくりょうほうしrigakuryouhoushi

noun:

  • physiotherapist; physical therapist
りかがくrikagaku

noun:

  • physics and chemistry
りようしriyoushi

noun:

  • barber; hairdresser

そのsono理容師riyoushihakarenokamiwo刈ったkatta The barber gave him a haircut.

りろriro

noun:

  • logic; reasoning; argument

あんな風にannakazeni理路riro整然とseizento話されhanasareちゃうchautoこっちkotchiha何もnanimo言えないienaiyona What am I supposed to say when he puts it so logically?

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