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Stroke Count
5 Strokes
Radical
厶 + 3 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. gone, past, quit, leave, elapse, eliminate, divorce
Readings
Kun'yomi: さ.る。(Jouyou Reading)
い、-さ.る。
On'yomi: コ。(Go-on Reading)
キョ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 去

Stroke Order Diagrams for 去

Construction of Character for 去

Radicals and parts present in 去
Radical I, myself, katakana mu radical (no. 28) Kanji Details »
Part soil, earth, ground, Turkey Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 去
Ancient Form
Origin and construction of 去
  1. 形声(『説文解字』等伝統的解釈)。「大(「人」の象形)」+音符「𠙴」、「𠙴」は、蓋のない食器で推定音「k'iag(→)」。音声的には「くぼむ」等から「立ち去る」の意が生じた(藤堂)とも。「𠙴」を「口(サイ)」の蓋をはずしたもので、「大(=人)」と組み合わせた会意として、盟誓を破り、人とともに棄却することを意味し、「)」等とのつながりが強いとの説(白川)もあり。

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Meanings in Other Languages for 去

French
  1. parti, passé, quitter, s'écouler, éliminer, divorce
Portuguese
  1. foi, passado, deixar, passar, eliminar, divórcio
Spanish
  1. pasado, ido, dejar, abandonar, partir

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