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Stroke Count
11 Strokes
彳 + 8 Strokes
Taught in Grade 10
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English Meaning
  1. from, by, since, whence, through
Kun'yomi: したが.う、したが.える、より。
On'yomi: ジュウ。(Kan'you-on, Go-on Readings)
シュ、ジュ。(Go-on Reading)
ショウ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 從

Stroke Order Diagrams for 從

Construction of Character for 從

Radicals and parts present in 從
Radical stop, linger, loiter, going man radical (no. 60) Kanji Details »
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Kanji variants for 從
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Origin and construction of 從
  1. 会意。もと、人が並んだ様である「」であったものに、「ついて歩く」の意を添えるため「(=足)」をつけ、さらに、往来の意の「」を付した。

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  • 使



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