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Stroke Count
14 Strokes
金 + 6 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. silver
Kun'yomi: しろがね、かな、かね、うん。
On'yomi: ゴン。(Go-on Reading)
ギン。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 銀

Dictionary Entries for 銀

noun, no adjective
  1. silver; silver coin; silver paint
  2. silver general (shogi)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 銀

Construction of Character for 銀

Radicals and parts present in 銀
Radical gold Kanji Details »
Part northeast (Oriental zodiac), stopping, good radical (no. 138) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 銀
Simplified Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 銀
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」。「艮」は目の周りの隈取を表わし、「いつまでものこる」の意で、腐食しにくい性質を表す。

Kanji related to 銀

  • 退

Meanings in Other Languages for 銀

  1. argent
  1. prata
  1. plata

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