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Stroke Count
4 Strokes
手 + 0 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. hand
Kun'yomi: -て、て、た-、て-。
On'yomi: ズ、シュ。

Japanese Meaning for 手

Dictionary Entry for 手

  1. hand; arm (occ. pronounced た when a prefix)
  2. forepaw; foreleg
  3. handle
  4. hand; worker; help
  5. trouble; care; effort
  6. means; way; trick; move; technique; workmanship
  7. hand; handwriting
  8. kind; type; sort
  9. one's hands; one's possession
  10. ability to cope
  11. hand (of cards)
  12. direction
noun, noun, used as a suffix, counter
  1. move (in go, shogi, etc.)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 手

Construction of Character for 手

Origin and construction of 手
  1. 象形。五本指のある手を形取ったもの。

Kanji related to 手

Meanings in Other Languages for 手

  1. main
  1. mão
  1. mano

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