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Stroke Count
6 Strokes
Radical
干 + 3 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. year, counter for years
Readings
Kun'yomi: とし。(Jouyou Reading)
ね。
On'yomi: ネン。(Go-on Reading)
デン。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 年

Dictionary Entries for 年

toshi
adverbial noun, noun
  1. year
  2. age
nen
noun
  1. year (e.g. AD)
  2. counter for years
tose
counter
  1. counter for years (following a number in the hito-futa-mi counting system)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 年

Construction of Character for 年

Radicals and parts present in 年
Radical dry, parch Kanji Details »
Part
Part one, one radical (no.1) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 年
Original Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 年
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」(「:ニン」の異体)、人が穀物の'''みのり'''('''''')を得ることから、みのりを得る周期を意味するようになった。

Kanji related to 年

  • 寿

    稿

Meanings in Other Languages for 年

French
  1. année, compteur d'années
Portuguese
  1. Ano
Spanish
  1. año, edad

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