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Stroke Count
3 Strokes
手 + 0 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. genius, years old, cubic shaku
Kun'yomi: かど、ざえ、わずかに、かしこ、かた、さ、たえ、とし、もち。
On'yomi: ザイ。(Go-on Reading)
サイ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 才

Dictionary Entries for 才

suffix, counter
  1. -years-old
  1. ability; gift; talent; aptitude; genius
  2. sai; traditional unit of volume, approx. 1.8 ml

Stroke Order Diagrams for 才

Construction of Character for 才

Radicals and parts present in 才
Part one, one radical (no.1) Kanji Details »
Part feathered stick, barb radical (no. 6) Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 才
  1. 象形(かわ)にかかるを象ったもの一部で、堰を作る材料の意。

Kanji related to 才

Meanings in Other Languages for 才

  1. génie, "(x) ans" (âge), shaku cubique (18,04 ml)
  1. gênio, anos antigos
  1. talento, capacidad, habilidad, años de edad

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