Kanji: 釣 angling

JLPT N1 | 11 Strokes

On:  チョウ
つ.る、 つ.り

Meaning: angling; fish; catch; ensnare

Kanji Parts: 

  • 金 gold; metal
  • 勺 ladle


You catch the best fish by angling with your golden 金 ladle 勺.

Stroke Order:


  • ()()う to balance; to be in harmony
  • ()り change (for a purchase)
  • ()(いと) fishing line


I'll teach you how to fish.

  • 釣り fishing
  • 教えてあげよう (I'll) teach (you)

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