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Stroke Count
6 Strokes
Radical
人 + 4 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. meeting, meet, party, association, interview, join
Readings
Kun'yomi: あ.う、あ.わせる、あつ.まる。
On'yomi: エ、ケ。(Go-on Reading)
カイ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 会

Dictionary Entries for 会

e
noun
  1. gathering (esp. Buddhist, festive, etc.)
kai
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. meeting; assembly; party
  2. association; club

Stroke Order Diagrams for 会

Construction of Character for 会

Radicals and parts present in 会
Part two, two radical (no.2) Kanji Details »
Part I, myself, katakana mu radical (no. 28) Kanji Details »
Part 𠆢 Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 会
Old Character Form, Traditional Chinese Character
Alternate Character Form
Origin and construction of 会
  1. 「會」の略体。「會」の字源として、象形説:ふたのあるを象り、いろいろなものを集め煮炊きする様を言う(白川)、会意:「」(集める)+「」(「」の元字)多くの人が寄り集まることを意味する(藤堂)、がある。

Kanji related to 会

Meanings in Other Languages for 会

French
  1. réunion, rencontre, meeting, parti, association, entrevue, rejoindre
Portuguese
  1. encontro, reunião, festa, associação, entrevista, une
Spanish
  1. asociación, reunión, encontrarse con, reunirse

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