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Stroke Count
16 Strokes
Radical
心 + 13 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. pocket, feelings, heart, yearn, miss someone, become attached to, bosom, breast
Readings
Kun'yomi: ふところ、なつ.く、なつ.ける、なつ.かしい、なつ.かしむ。(Jouyou Reading)
おも.う、いだ.く、なず.ける、かね。
On'yomi: エ。(Go-on Reading)
カイ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 懐

Dictionary Entry for 懐

futokoro
noun
  1. inside the breast of one's clothing (esp. kimono); bosom; (breast) pocket
  2. space between one's chest and outstretched arms; (one's) reach
  3. heart (e.g. of a mountain); bosom (e.g. of nature); depths; inner part
  4. mind; heart; inner thoughts
  5. money (one is carrying); purse; pocketbook

Stroke Order Diagrams for 懐

Construction of Character for 懐

Radicals and parts present in 懐
Part ten Kanji Details »
Part heart, standing heart radical variant (no. 61) Kanji Details »
Part net radical variant (no. 122) Kanji Details »
Part garment, clothes, dressing Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 懐
Traditional Chinese Character, Old Character Form
怀 Simplified Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 懐
  1. 」の略体。「」は「心」+音符「」の会意形声文字。「褱」は「(目から涙を流す様)」+「」の会意文字で、泣く様を衣で隠すの意で、弔いの儀礼とも。

Kanji related to 懐

Meanings in Other Languages for 懐

French
  1. poche, bourse, sentiments, coeur, apprivoiser, nostalgie, aspirer à, s'attacher à, manquer (personne), seins
Portuguese
  1. bolso, sentimentos, coração, saudades, sentir saudades, torna-se ligado a, seio, peitos
Spanish
  1. añoranza, nostalgia, bolsillo propio, añorar, echar de menos, pensar

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