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Stroke Count
7 Strokes
Radical
士 + 4 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. voice
Readings
Kun'yomi: こえ、こわ、こわ-。
On'yomi: ショウ。(Go-on Reading)
セイ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 声

Dictionary Entries for 声

koe
noun
  1. voice
  2. singing (of a bird); chirping (of an insect); hoot
  3. voice; opinion (as expressed in words); view; wish; attitude; will
  4. sound
  5. sense (of something's arrival); feeling (usu. as ~の声を聞く)
  6. voice; voiced sound
shou
noun
  1. voice; sound
  2. tone (of Chinese character); tone mark (also read せい)
  3. stress (in pronunciation); intonation; accent

Stroke Order Diagrams for 声

Construction of Character for 声

Radicals and parts present in 声
Radical gentleman, samurai, samurai radical (no. 33) Kanji Details »
Part corpse, remains, flag radical (no. 44) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 声
Traditional Chinese Character, Old Character Form
Origin and construction of 声
  1. の左上のみを取ったもの。'''聲'''は「」+「」の会意文字。'''殸'''は(石版)を打ち鳴らすことの象形。

Kanji related to 声

Meanings in Other Languages for 声

French
  1. voix
Portuguese
  1. Voz
Spanish
  1. voz, fama, reputación, rumor

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