和 (harmony) kanji
Harmony
This kanji has 8 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 3.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:harmony, Japanese style, peace, soften, Japan
On reading:ワ、オ、カ
wa, o, ka
Kun reading:やわ-らぐ、やわ-らげる、なご-む、なご-やか
yawa-ragu, yawa-rageru, nago-mu, nago-yaka

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調和
ちょうわ
harmony
和尚
おしょう
a Buddhist priest
不安が和らぐ
ふあんがやわらぐ
one's anxiety is allayed
声を和らげる
こえをやわらげる
soften one's voice
心が和む曲
こころがなごむきょく
a music which gives me peace of mind
和やかな家庭
なごやかなかてい
a peaceful family
和え物
あえもの
salad-like dishes (seafood, vegetables, etc.) dressed with sauce (miso or vinegar)
日和
ひより
weather
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