Today’s #kanji is 例, which is listed under its semantic element of #にんべん（亻）, which suggests a connection with a person. Its phonetic element is 列 which means “to queue.” 例 and 列 don’t quite share a sound in Japanese.
Meaning: an example, custom
例（レイ）: a custom, a practice, a habit, a precedent, an instance, an example
例外（レイガイ）: an exception
例示（レイジ）する: to illustrate (by example), to exemplify
例年（レイネン）: an ordinary year, the average year, every year
例文（レイブン）: an example (sentence)
事例（ジレイ）: an example, an instance, a precedent
前例（ゼンレイ）: a precedent, the example mentioned (above)
凡例（ハンレイ）: a guide (to a dictionary), a legend
比例（ヒレイ）する: to be proportional, to be in proportion (to…)
例（たと）える: to compare (to…), to allegorize
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