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Stroke Count
7 Strokes
Radical
巾 + 4 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. hope, beg, request, pray, beseech, Greece, dilute (acid), rare, few, phenomenal
Readings
Kun'yomi: まれ、のぞみ、こいねが.う。
On'yomi: ケ。(Go-on Reading)
キ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 希

Dictionary Entries for 希

mare
na adjective
  1. rare; seldom
gi
noun, noun, used as a prefix
  1. Greece; Greek

Stroke Order Diagrams for 希

Construction of Character for 希

Radicals and parts present in 希
Radical towel, hanging scroll, width, cloth radical (no. 50) Kanji Details »
Part
Part one, one radical (no.1) Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 希
  1. 会意 + (まじわる)で、目を細かく織った布を意味。隙間がほとんどないこと、即ち、「まれ」であることを意味。「のぞむ」は、めったにないことをこいねがうことから。

Kanji related to 希

  • 寿

    稿

  • 便

  • 綿

Meanings in Other Languages for 希

French
  1. espoir, demander, prier, implorer, dilution, Grèce, rare, peu nombreux, phénoménal
Portuguese
  1. esperança, pedir, solicitação, implorar, Grécia, diluir (ácido), raro, poucos, fenomenal
Spanish
  1. raro, poco, deseo, esperanza, Grecia

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