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Kanji Details for 創

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Stroke Count
12 Strokes
刀 + 10 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. genesis, wound, injury, hurt, start, originate
Kun'yomi: つく.る。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: ショウ。(Go-on Reading)
ソウ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 創

Dictionary Entry for 創

  1. wound; injury; cut; gash; bruise; scratch; scrape; scar
  2. chip; crack; scratch; nick
  3. flaw; defect; weakness; weak point
  4. stain (on one's reputation); disgrace; dishonor; dishonour
  5. (emotional) hurt; hurt feelings

Stroke Order Diagrams for 創

Construction of Character for 創

Radicals and parts present in 創
Part knife, standing sword radical (no. 18) Kanji Details »
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Part 𠆢 Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 創
Simplified Chinese Character
Original Chinese Character
Ancient Form
Origin and construction of 創
  1. 形声。「刂(刀)」+音符「(音のみを仮借)」。物を作り始めるときに、切り出すことや、封じていたものを切り開くことから、「はじめる」の意を表すようになった。

Kanji related to 創

Meanings in Other Languages for 創

  1. fondation, genèse, origine, début, blessure
  1. gênese, ferir, dano, ferido, começo, originar
  1. fundar, comenzar, originar

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