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Stroke Count
12 Strokes
士 + 9 Strokes
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English Meaning
  1. jar, pot
Kun'yomi: つぼ。
On'yomi: グ、ゴ。(Go-on Reading)
コ。(Kan-on Reading)

Dictionary Entries for 壺

  1. pot; jar; vase
  2. dice cup
  3. depression; basin (e.g. of a waterfall)
  4. aim; what one wants; the mark
  5. key point (of a conversation, etc.); essence
  6. acupuncture point; moxibustion point; pressure point
  7. position on the fingerboard (of a shamisen, koto, etc.) (often ツボ)
  8. target (when aiming an arrow)
  1. hu (ancient Chinese vessel shaped like a vase, usually used to store alcohol)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 壺

Construction of Character for 壺

Radicals and parts present in 壺
Radical gentleman, samurai, samurai radical (no. 33) Kanji Details »
Part one, one radical (no.1) Kanji Details »
Part wa-shaped crown radical (no. 14) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 壺
Simplified Chinese Character
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Kanji related to 壺

  • 宿

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