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Kanji Details for 我

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Stroke Count
7 Strokes
Radical
戈 + 3 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. ego, I, selfish, our, oneself
Readings
Kun'yomi: われ、わ、わ.が-、わが-。
On'yomi: ガ。

Japanese Meaning for 我

Dictionary Entries for 我

waga
pre-noun adjectival
  1. my; our; one's own
ware
wa
are
a
wanu
waro
pronoun, no adjective
  1. I; me
  2. oneself
  3. you
  4. prefix indicating familiarity or contempt
ga
noun
  1. obstinacy
  2. atman; the self; the ego

Stroke Order Diagrams for 我

Construction of Character for 我

Radicals and parts present in 我
Radical halberd, arms, festival car, float, tasselled spear radical (no. 62) Kanji Details »
Part feathered stick, barb radical (no. 6) Kanji Details »
Part hand Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 我
  1. 象形がぎざぎざになった又はのこぎりを象る。音を借り、「われ」の意味に使用した。仮借文字の典型。

Kanji related to 我

  • 寿

    稿

Meanings in Other Languages for 我

French
  1. ego, je, moi, égoïste, notre, soi-même
Portuguese
  1. ego, Eu, egoísta, nosso, a si próprio
Spanish
  1. yo, uno mismo, ego

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