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Stroke Count
3 Strokes
Radical
工 + 0 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. craft, construction, katakana e radical (no. 48)
Readings
Kun'yomi: たくみ、つかさ。
On'yomi: ク。(Go-on Reading)
コウ。(Kan-on Reading)
グ。

Japanese Meaning for 工

Dictionary Entries for 工

takumi
noun, na adjective
  1. workman; artisan; mechanic; carpenter
  2. craft; skill
  3. means; idea
kou
noun, used as a suffix
  1. (factory) worker

Stroke Order Diagrams for 工

Construction of Character for 工

Origin and construction of 工
  1. 象形説: かぎ型のものさし指事説(藤堂): 穴を開けることを意味する。「」(突き抜く)の原字。「」「」「」(あな)と同系。「」は大地を貫いて流れる川。玉に穴を開け細工するのに、技術がいることから「たくみな」等の意を生じた。

Kanji related to 工

  • 貿

Meanings in Other Languages for 工

French
  1. ingénierie, industrie, construction, radical katakana E (no. 48)
Portuguese
  1. ofício, construção
Spanish
  1. construcción, fabricación, obrero

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