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

Japanese Meaning for 士

Stroke Order Diagrams for 士

Construction of Character for 士

Origin and construction of 士
  1. 説文解字には、一から十、即ち全てを知る意の会意とされるが附会であろう。「」等に見られるとおり、男性の陰茎象形(藤堂)、又は成人を意味した小型の鉞の象形とも(白川)。

Kanji related to 士

  • 使

Meanings in Other Languages for 士

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

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