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Kanji Details for 後

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Stroke Count
9 Strokes
Radical
彳 + 6 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. behind, back, later
Readings
Kun'yomi: うし.ろ、おく.れる、のち、あと、うしろ。
On'yomi: グ。(Go-on Reading)
コウ。(Kan-on Reading)
ゴ。(Tou-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 後

Dictionary Entries for 後

ato
noun, no adjective
  1. behind; rear
  2. after; later
  3. after one's death
  4. remainder; the rest
  5. descendant; successor; heir
  6. past; previous
  7. more (i.e. five more minutes)
ushiro
noun
  1. back; behind; rear
shiri
noun
  1. buttocks; behind; rump; bottom
  2. undersurface; bottom
  3. last place; end
  4. consequence
nochi
noun, no adjective
  1. later; afterwards; since
  2. future
  3. after one's death
  4. descendant
go
suffix
  1. after

Stroke Order Diagrams for 後

Construction of Character for 後

Radicals and parts present in 後
Radical stop, linger, loiter, going man radical (no. 60) Kanji Details »
Part winter radical (no. 34) Kanji Details »
Part short thread radical (no. 52) Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 後
  1. 会意(わずか)+(あしをひきずる)+(いく)

Kanji related to 後

  • 西

  • 使

    宿

    便

Meanings in Other Languages for 後

French
  1. après, derrière, plus tard
Portuguese
  1. atrás, costas, mais tarde
Spanish
  1. después, atrás, detrás, retrasarse

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