留 (detain) kanji
Detain
This kanji has 10 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 5.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:detain, fasten, halt, stop
On reading:リュウ、ル
ryū, ru
Kun reading:と-める、と-まる、とど-める、とど-まる、るうぶる
to-meru, to-maru, todo-meru, todo-maru, rūburu

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留学生
りゅうがくせい
a student studying abroad
留守番
るすばん
staying at home while family is away
ボタンを留める
ぼたんをとめる
button
目に留まる
めにとまる
catch one's eye
現職に留まる
げんしょくにとどまる
stay in one's present post
記憶に留める
きおくにとどめる
remember, keep ~ in mind
留金,留め金
とめがね
a clasp, a latch, a catch
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