Kanji Details
Kanji:
Meaning: friend
Readings: ゆう、とも、う、ど、ゆ
YŪ, tomo, u, do, yu
Halpern Index: 2952
Grade: 2
Stroke Count: 4
Skip Code: 3-2-2
Frequency of Use: 560
Unicode Character: 53CB
Brush-Stroke Diagram:

Examples

ゆうじん
yūjin
friend
ともだち
tomodachi
friend
こうゆう
kōyū
friend; companion
しんゆう
shinyuu
best friend
ゆうこう
yuukou
friendship
How can a young man keep his way pure?
by living according to Your word.
I seek You with all my heart;
do not let me stray from Your commands.
I have hidden Your word in my heart
that I might not sin against You.
Praise be to You, O Lord;
teach me Your decrees.
— Psalm 119:9-12