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Kanji Details for 事

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Stroke Count
8 Strokes
Radical
亅 + 7 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. matter, thing, fact, business, reason, possibly
Readings
Kun'yomi: こと、つか.う、つか.える。
On'yomi: ジ。(Go-on Reading)
シ。(Kan-on Reading)
ズ。

Japanese Meaning for 事

Dictionary Entries for 事

koto
noun
  1. thing; matter; fact; circumstances; business; reason; experience
ji
noun
  1. individual concrete phenomenon (as opposed to a general principle)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 事

Construction of Character for 事

Radicals and parts present in 事
Radical feathered stick, barb radical (no. 6) Kanji Details »
Part
Part one, one radical (no.1) Kanji Details »
Part mouth Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 事
  1. 会意。「」+ふきながし筮竹+「」など、詳細は不詳。

Kanji related to 事

  • 使

    調

    沿

Meanings in Other Languages for 事

French
  1. fait, chose, matière, affaire, raison, peut-être
Portuguese
  1. matéria, coisa, fato, negócios, razão, possivelmente
Spanish
  1. cosa, hecho, asunto, acción

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