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Stroke Count
5 Strokes
Radical
卜 + 3 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. fortune-telling, divining, forecasting, occupy, hold, have, get, take
Readings
Kun'yomi: し.める、うらな.う。(Jouyou Reading)
しむ、じめ。
On'yomi: セン。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)

Japanese Meaning for 占

Dictionary Entry for 占

ura
noun
  1. fortune-telling; divination

Stroke Order Diagrams for 占

Construction of Character for 占

Radicals and parts present in 占
Radical divining, fortune-telling, divination or katakana to radical (no. 25) Kanji Details »
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Kanji variants for 占
Traditional Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 占
  1. 」(甲骨の割れ目の象形、うらない)+「」の会意説文解字に「視兆問也」とあり、うらないの結果を口述すること。「口」は神器とも(白川)。うらないの結果により物事が決まることから、確定し動かないことを意味する。

Kanji related to 占

  • 使

    調

    沿

Meanings in Other Languages for 占

French
  1. bonne aventure, divination, prédiction, occuper, tenir, posséder, avoir, prendre
Portuguese
  1. Ler a sorte, advinhar, previsão, ocupar-se, segurar, manter, obter, tomar
Spanish
  1. adivinar, pronosticar, ocupar, poseer, tomar

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