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Stroke Count
11 Strokes
手 + 8 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. grope, search, look for
Kun'yomi: さが.す、さぐ.る。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: トン。(Go-on Reading)
タン。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 探

Stroke Order Diagrams for 探

Construction of Character for 探

Radicals and parts present in 探
Part legs radical (no. 10) Kanji Details »
Part wa-shaped crown radical (no. 14) Kanji Details »
Part hand, hand radical (no. 64) Kanji Details »
Part tree, wood Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 探
  1. 会意形声。「手」+音符「」、「罙」は「穴」+「又・彐(=手)」+「火」の略体で穴に手を入れ火をさぐること。

Kanji related to 探

Meanings in Other Languages for 探

  1. chercher, tâtonner, enquête
  1. tatear, pesquisar, procurar
  1. explorar, indagar, buscar, sondear

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