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Kanji Details for 張

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Stroke Count
11 Strokes
弓 + 8 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. lengthen, counter for bows & stringed instruments, stretch, spread, put up (tent)
Kun'yomi: は.る。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: チョウ。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)

Japanese Meaning for 張

Dictionary Entry for 張

  1. Chinese "Extended Net" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)
suffix, counter
  1. counter for objects with stretched strings (i.e. bows, kotos), curtains, papers, etc.

Stroke Order Diagrams for 張

Construction of Character for 張

Radicals and parts present in 張
» Radical bow, bow (archery, violin)
» Part long, leader
Kanji variants for 張
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Kanji related to 張

Meanings in Other Languages for 張

  1. allonger, étirer, étaler, compteur d'arcs et instruments à cordes, monter (tente)
  1. alongar, sufixo para contagem de para arcos & instrumentos de corda, esticar, espalhar, erguer (tenda)
  1. expansión, ensanchamiento, exageración, ensanchar, hinchar, desplegar

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