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7 Strokes
Radical
身 + 0 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. somebody, person, one's station in life
Readings
Kun'yomi: み。
On'yomi: しん、シン。

Japanese Meaning for 身

Dictionary Entries for 身

mi
noun
  1. body
  2. oneself
  3. one's place; one's position
  4. main part; meat (as opposed to bone, skin, etc.); wood (as opposed to bark); blade (as opposed to its handle); container(as opposed to its lid)
mukuro
noun
  1. (dead) body; corpse

Stroke Order Diagrams for 身

Construction of Character for 身

Origin and construction of 身
  1. 象形妊婦を横から見た形。

Kanji related to 身

Meanings in Other Languages for 身

French
  1. individu, personne, situation sociale
Portuguese
  1. alguém, pessoa, fase da vida
Spanish
  1. cuerpo, uno mismo, posición

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