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Stroke Count
9 Strokes
Radical
艸 + 6 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. grass, weeds, herbs, pasture, write, draft
Readings
Kun'yomi: くさ、かや、しげ、-ぐさ、くさ-。
On'yomi: ソウ。

Japanese Meaning for 草

Dictionary Entries for 草

kusa
noun
  1. grass; weed; herb; thatch
  2. ninja
prefix
  1. not genuine; substandard
expression
  1. LOL; haha
sou
noun
  1. draft; rough copy
  2. highly cursive style (of writing Chinese characters); grass style

Stroke Order Diagrams for 草

Construction of Character for 草

Radicals and parts present in 草
Part
Part ten Kanji Details »
Part day, sun, Japan, counter for days Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 草
  1. 形声。「」+音符「」。もとは、別の意味の文字であったが、「艸」に替え、音を明確するための用いられるようになった。

Kanji related to 草

  • 便

    湿

Meanings in Other Languages for 草

French
  1. herbe, mauvaise herbe, plantes, pâturage, écrire, ébauche
Portuguese
  1. grama, erva daninha, ervas, pasto, escrever, esboçar
Spanish
  1. hierba, planta

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