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Stroke Count
9 Strokes
Radical
自 + 3 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. stinking, ill-smelling, suspicious looking, odor, savor, fragrance, be fragrant, stink, glow, be bright
Readings
Kun'yomi: くさ.い、にお.う。(Jouyou Reading)
にお.い、-くさ.い。
On'yomi: ク、シュ。(Go-on Reading)
キュウ、シュウ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 臭

Dictionary Entry for 臭

shuu
suffix
  1. -smell; stinking of
  2. smacking of; hinting of

Stroke Order Diagrams for 臭

Construction of Character for 臭

Radicals and parts present in 臭
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Origin and construction of 臭
  1. 会意。元は「(=)」+「犬」で、犬が鼻を使いにおいをかぐ様。新字体採用時に、点を略した略体が採用された。

Kanji related to 臭

  • 貿

Meanings in Other Languages for 臭

French
  1. sentir mauvais, malodorant, odeur, saveur, parfum, puer, aspect louche, brillant
Portuguese
  1. fedendo, cheiro de doença, parecer suspeito, odor, cheiro, fragrância, cheirar, feder, brilhar, brilhante
Spanish
  1. peste, hedor, mal olor, apestar, oler mal

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