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Kanji Details for 中

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Stroke Count
4 Strokes
Radical
丨 + 3 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. in, inside, middle, mean, center
Readings
Kun'yomi: なか。(Jouyou Reading)
うち、あた.る。
On'yomi: チュウ、ジュウ。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)

Japanese Meaning for 中

Dictionary Entries for 中

uchi
noun, no adjective
  1. inside; within
  2. while
  3. among; amongst; between
  4. we (referring to one's in-group, i.e. company, etc.); our
  5. my spouse
  6. imperial palace grounds
  7. emperor
  8. I (primarily used by women and children); me
naka
noun
  1. inside; in
  2. among; within
  3. center (centre); middle
  4. during; while
chuu
suffix
  1. medium; average; middle
  2. moderation
  3. middle school
  4. China
  5. in; out of (e.g. three out of ten people)
  6. during (a certain time when one did or is doing something); under (construction, etc.); while
juu
suffix
  1. through; throughout; in the course of
  2. all over or throughout (e.g. a place)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 中

Construction of Character for 中

Radicals and parts present in 中
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Part
Origin and construction of 中
  1. 象形旗ざおを枠に突き通した様。

Kanji related to 中

  • 西

  • 使

    調

    沿

Meanings in Other Languages for 中

French
  1. dans, dedans, à l'intérieur, milieu, centre, moyenne
Portuguese
  1. em, interior, médio, meio, centro
Spanish
  1. centro, dentro, interior, medio

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