衛 (defense) kanji
Defense
This kanji has 16 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 5.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:defense, protection
On reading:エイ、エ
ei, e
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護衛
ごえい
a bodyguard, an escort, a guard ☆=ボディーガード
前衛
ぜんえい
the vanguard, a forward, a lineman ☆⇔後衛(こうえい) / the rearguard, a fullback
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