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Stroke Count
10 Strokes
Radical
木 + 6 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. stocks, stump, shares, stock, counter for small plants
Readings
Kun'yomi: かぶ。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: シュ。(Kan'you-on Reading)
チュウ。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)

Japanese Meaning for 株

Dictionary Entries for 株

kabu
noun, counter
  1. stock; share
noun
  1. stump (orig. meaning)
noun, counter
  1. (clump of) roots; plant with attached roots or stem
  2. strain (of bacteria, etc.)
noun
  1. stock company; corporation; kabushiki kaisha; KK (in company names; written as (株) or ㈱)
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. goodwill (of a business); privilege (that comes with a role)
  2. reputation; standing; popularity
noun
  1. one's forte (usu. as お株)
kui
noun
  1. stake; post; pile; picket (esp. 杭, 杙)
  2. stump (esp. 株)
shu
noun
  1. stump
suffix, counter
  1. counter for trees
kuize
kuise
noun
  1. stump
kabuta
noun
  1. stump
  2. useless item

Stroke Order Diagrams for 株

Construction of Character for 株

Radicals and parts present in 株
Radical tree, wood Kanji Details »
Part cow Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 株
  1. 会意形声。「木」+音符「」、「朱」は木の枝などを切ることで、後に切り口の色に意味が移ったため、木偏をつけて原義を残した。

Kanji related to 株

  • 稿

Meanings in Other Languages for 株

French
  1. action boursière, titre, souche (arbre), compteur de petites plantes
Portuguese
  1. Tora, tronco, sufixo para contagem de para pequenas plantas
Spanish
  1. tocón, raíz, acciones de bolsa

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