縁 (affinity) kanji
Affinity
This kanji has 15 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 8.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:affinity, relation, connection, edge, border, verge, brink
On reading:エン、-ネン
en, -nen
Kun reading:ふち、ふちど-る、ゆかり、よすが、へり、えにし
fuchi, fuchido-ru, yukari, yosuga, heri, enishi

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宿縁
しゅくえん
a predestined relationship, a fated relationship
縁取る
ふちどる
hem, fringe, border
畳の縁
たたみのへり
the border of a Tatami
~縁の地
ゆかりのち
a place that is famous in connection with ~
不思議な縁
ふしぎなえにし
a curious turn of fate
生きる縁
いきるよすが
a means of living
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