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Stroke Count
5 Strokes
口 + 2 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. pedestal, a stand, counter for machines and vehicles
Kun'yomi: うてな、しもべ、つかさ、ゆろこぶ、われ、だい、もと。
On'yomi: タイ。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)
ダイ。(Go-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 台

Dictionary Entries for 台

noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. stand; rack; table
  2. support
  3. belt
  4. counter for machines, incl. vehicles
  5. setting (e.g. in jewellery)
  6. range (after physical units)
  1. tower
  2. stand; pedestal
  3. calyx

Stroke Order Diagrams for 台

Construction of Character for 台

Radicals and parts present in 台
Radical mouth Kanji Details »
Part I, myself, katakana mu radical (no. 28) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 台
Old Character Form, Traditional Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 台
  1. 「台(上古音diəg)」は、音符「(<:(すき))」+「」(くち、又は神器)の会意形声で、作為を加えることを意味し、「」「」「」「」にその意を残す。後世に音を借りて同様一人称の語句として仮借されていたが、さらに後世、「臺」の代替字となった。

Kanji related to 台

  • 宿


  • 使



Meanings in Other Languages for 台

  1. piédestal, socle, compteur de voitures ou machines
  1. pedestal, stand, sufixo para contagem de para máquinas e veículos
  1. estante, banco, tribuna, pedestal, contador para maquinas y vehículos

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