Japanese Word Entry

一縷
Kana:いちる
Definitions:
  1. slightest connection, slender connection, sliver (e.g. of hope)

  2. one thread


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Chinese characters used in this word

one, one radical (no.1), a, an, alone
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧ (yī)
Cantonese: jat1
Japanese: イチ、 イツ / ひと-、 ひと.つ、 ひとたび、 はじめ
Korean:
Vietnamese: nhất
Variants
Semantic variant forms:

thread, detailed, precise
Readings
Mandarin: ㄌㄩˇ (lǚ)
Cantonese: lau5, leoi5
Japanese: ル、 ロウ / いと
Korean: 루, 누
Vietnamese: lũ, lâu, lụa
Variants
Simplified Chinese form: