Kanji Details
Kanji:
Meaning: by means of
Readings: イ、もっ、もち
I, motsu, mochi
Halpern Index: 41
Grade: 4
Stroke Count: 5
Skip Code: 1-2-3
Frequency of Use: 139
Unicode Character: 4EE5
Brush-Stroke Diagram:

Examples

いじょう
ijoo
more than (follows noun, counter)
いご
igo
after this; from now on; thereafter; since (then)
いぜん
izen
ago; since; before; previous
いらい
irai
since; henceforth
The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain.
Is not the cup that holds your wine the very cup that was burned in the potters oven?
And is not the lute that soothes your spirit the very wood that was carved with knives?"
— Kahlil Gibran
The Prophet