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Kanji Details for 巻

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Stroke Count
9 Strokes
己 + 6 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. scroll, volume, book, part, roll up, wind up, tie, coil, counter for texts (or book scrolls)
Kun'yomi: まき、ま.く。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: カン。(Kan'you-on Reading)
ケン。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)
カン。(Go-on Reading)

Dictionary Entries for 巻

  1. roll (e.g. of cloth)
  2. winding (e.g. watch)
  3. volume (of book)
  4. speeding up
  5. heel (of a Japanese sandal)

noun, counter
  1. volume (of book); reel (of film)
  2. scroll (of books or paintings); roll (paper, etc.)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 巻

Construction of Character for 巻

Radicals and parts present in 巻
» Part two, two radical (no.2)
» Part large, big
» Part stop, halt, previously, already, long ago
» Part put together
Kanji variants for 巻
» Traditional Chinese Character, Simplified Chinese Character, 正字

Kanji related to 巻

Meanings in Other Languages for 巻

  1. rouleau, livre, tome, volume, partie, enrouler, envelopper, compteur de textes (manuscrits roulés)
  1. rolo, volume, livro, parte, enrolar, laço, mola, sufixo para contagem de para textos (em livros)
  1. enrollar, rollo, volumen, tomo, liar

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