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Stroke Count
13 Strokes
网 + 8 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. guilt, sin, crime, fault, blame, offense
Kun'yomi: つみ。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: ザイ。(Go-on Reading)
サイ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 罪

Dictionary Entries for 罪

noun, na adjective, no adjective
  1. crime; sin; wrongdoing; indiscretion
  1. penalty; sentence; punishment
  2. fault; responsibility; culpability
noun, na adjective
  1. thoughtlessness; lack of consideration
  1. crime

Stroke Order Diagrams for 罪

Construction of Character for 罪

Radicals and parts present in 罪
Part net radical variant (no. 122) Kanji Details »
Part un-, mistake, negative, injustice, non- Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 罪
Ancient Form
Origin and construction of 罪
  1. 会意。元は「」(「(=)」の下に「(刃物、「」参照)」)で、(はなきり)の刑に処せられた者を意味した。始皇帝が「」に似るのを嫌い、「(法の網)」で捕らえた「(つみびと)」なる文字を案出させた。音は「」-「)」と同系で小さいもの、小者を意味し、身分を下げられた者(藤堂)。

Kanji related to 罪

Meanings in Other Languages for 罪

  1. culpabilité, péché, crime, faute, responsabilité, délit
  1. culpa, pecado, crime, falta, ofensa
  1. culpabilidad, pecado, delito, crimen, defecto, culpa

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