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Stroke Count
5 Strokes
Radical
囗 + 2 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. four
Readings
Kun'yomi: よ、よ.つ、よん、よっ.つ。
On'yomi: シ。

Japanese Meaning for 四

Dictionary Entries for 四

shi
yon
yo
numeric
  1. four

Stroke Order Diagrams for 四

Construction of Character for 四

Radicals and parts present in 四
Radical box or enclosure radical (no. 31), box Kanji Details »
Part legs radical (no. 10) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 四
Ancient Form
Alternate Numeric Form
Origin and construction of 四
  1. 象形。口をあけ、歯と舌が見えている状態。本来は「息つく」という意味を表す。数の4という意味はもともと横線を4本並べた文字()で表されていたが、後に四の字を借りて表すようになった。

Kanji related to 四

  • 寿

    稿

Meanings in Other Languages for 四

French
  1. quatre
Portuguese
  1. quatro
Spanish
  1. cuatro, 4

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