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Stroke Count
3 Strokes
士 + 0 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. gentleman, samurai, samurai radical (no. 33)
Kun'yomi: ま、お、さむらい。
On'yomi: ジ。(Go-on Reading)
シ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 士

Dictionary Entries for 士

  1. warrior (esp. of military retainers of daimyos in the Edo period); samurai
  2. man in attendance (on a person of high standing); retainer

  1. man (esp. one who is well-respected)
  2. samurai
noun, used as a suffix
  1. person (in a certain profession, esp. licensed); member

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Construction of Character for 士

Origin and construction of 士

Kanji related to 士

  • 使

Meanings in Other Languages for 士

  1. gentilhomme, samouraï, radical samouraï (no. 33)
  1. cavalheiro, samurai
  1. caballero, samurai, hombre

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