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Stroke Count
7 Strokes
Radical
寸 + 4 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. longevity, congratulations, one's natural life
Readings
Kun'yomi: ことぶき。(Jouyou Reading)
ひさし、のり、のぶ、なが、としかつ、すみ、すっ、じゅう、ことほ.ぐ、ことぶ.く、やす、かず。
On'yomi: ジュ。(Go-on Reading)
シュウ。(Kan-on Reading)
ス。

Japanese Meaning for 寿

Dictionary Entry for 寿

kotobuki
noun
  1. congratulations!; long life!

Stroke Order Diagrams for 寿

Construction of Character for 寿

Radicals and parts present in 寿
Radical measurement, foot/10 Kanji Details »
Part
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Kanji variants for 寿
Traditional Chinese Character, Old Character Form
Origin and construction of 寿
  1. ''''''の略体、「壽」は、長く続くあぜ道を意味しかつ音「トウ」を表す部分(「工」+「一」+「寸」の箇所:「」の原字である)に、老人を表す「」を配した会意兼形声文字(「口」は後に挿入、神器の意とも)。「(長く声を出して祈る)」などにその意が残る。

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Meanings in Other Languages for 寿

French
  1. longévité, félicitations, vie
Portuguese
  1. longevidade, congratulações, vida natural
Spanish
  1. longevidad, felicitaciones

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