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Stroke Count
9 Strokes
手 + 6 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. finger, point to, indicate, put into, play (chess), measure (ruler)
Kun'yomi: ゆび、さ.す、-さ.し。
On'yomi: シ。

Japanese Meaning for 指

Dictionary Entries for 指

  1. finger; toe; digit

Stroke Order Diagrams for 指

Construction of Character for 指

Radicals and parts present in 指
Part spoon, spoon or katakana hi radical (no. 21) Kanji Details »
Part hand, hand radical (no. 64) Kanji Details »
Part day, sun, Japan, counter for days Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 指
  1. 形声。「」+音符「」うまいものを指差すこととも言われるが不詳。「」(まっすぐ行く)、「」(まっすぐ進むもの)、「」(心が向く)等と同系か。

Kanji related to 指

  • 鹿

  • 便

  • 湿

Meanings in Other Languages for 指

  1. doigt, désigner, indiquer, jouer (échecs), mesure (règle, mètre)
  1. dedo, apontar para, indicar, colocar dentro, jogo (xadrez), medida (governantal)
  1. dedo, apuntar, señalar

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