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Kanji Details for 招

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Stroke Count
8 Strokes
手 + 5 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. beckon, invite, summon, engage
Kun'yomi: まね.く。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: ショウ。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)

Japanese Meaning for 招

Stroke Order Diagrams for 招

Construction of Character for 招

Radicals and parts present in 招
Part sword, saber, knife Kanji Details »
Part mouth Kanji Details »
Part hand, hand radical (no. 64) Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 招
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」。「召」は曲線を描く刃物と、声をかける口の会意形声で、手を曲げ呼び寄せるの意。

Kanji related to 招

  • 使



Meanings in Other Languages for 招

  1. inviter, faire signe, appeler, éveiller (attention)
  1. aceno, convidar, encontro, empenhar
  1. invitar, convocar

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