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Kanji Details for 娘

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Stroke Count
10 Strokes
女 + 7 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. daughter, girl
Kun'yomi: むすめ、こ。
On'yomi: ニョウ。(Go-on Reading)
ジョウ。(Kan-on Reading)
ニャン。(Tou-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 娘

Dictionary Entries for 娘

  1. (my) daughter
  2. girl (i.e. a young, unmarried woman)
  1. unmarried woman
  2. (after a name) Miss
  3. (after a line of work) -ess; -ette

Stroke Order Diagrams for 娘

Construction of Character for 娘

Radicals and parts present in 娘
Radical woman, female Kanji Details »
Part northeast (Oriental zodiac), stopping, good radical (no. 138) Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 娘
  1. 形声。元は「」、「孃」を表すのに、同音の佳字を選んだものか。

Kanji related to 娘

  • 婿

  • 婿

  • 姿

  • 退

Meanings in Other Languages for 娘

  1. fille
  1. filha, moça
  1. hija, chica, muchacha

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