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Stroke Count
5 Strokes
Radical
二 + 3 Strokes
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English Meaning
  1. bowl, bowl of food
Readings
Kun'yomi: どん、どんぶり。
On'yomi: ショウ。(Go-on Reading)
セイ。(Kan-on Reading)
タン、トン。

Japanese Meaning for 丼

Dictionary Entries for 丼

donburi
don
noun
  1. porcelain bowl
  2. bowl of rice with food on top

Stroke Order Diagrams for 丼

Construction of Character for 丼

Radicals and parts present in 丼
Radical two, two radical (no.2) Kanji Details »
Part
Part dot, tick or dot radical (no. 3) Kanji Details »
Part well, well crib, town, community Kanji Details »
Part twenty, 20, twenty or letter H radical (no. 55) Kanji Details »
Part
Origin and construction of 丼
  1. 会意。「(いど)」に、水がたまったさま「丶」を示し、元は本字が「ショウ・セイ」の音を有し「いど」を意味していたが、「井」に変わった。なお、「井」はものを取り囲んださまをかたどったもので「ケイ」の音をもつ(「」の)。「どんぶり」の意は、字形から「いど」に物を落としたときの「どぶん」という音をしゃれたもの。

Kanji related to 丼

Meanings in Other Languages for 丼

Spanish
  1. tazón, cuenco

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