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Kanji Details for 挑

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Stroke Count
9 Strokes
Radical
手 + 6 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. challenge, contend for, make love to
Readings
Kun'yomi: いど.む。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: チョウ、トウ。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)
ジョウ。(Go-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 挑

Stroke Order Diagrams for 挑

Construction of Character for 挑

Radicals and parts present in 挑
Part legs radical (no. 10) Kanji Details »
Part two-stroke water radical or ice radical (no. 15) Kanji Details »
Part hand, hand radical (no. 64) Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 挑
  1. 会意形声。「手」+音符「」、「兆」は占いの亀甲が割れる様、割れて離れるの意で、くっついていたものを引き離すことを意味

Kanji related to 挑

Meanings in Other Languages for 挑

French
  1. défier, rivaliser, provoquer, faire des avances
Portuguese
  1. desafio, lutar para, fazer amor
Spanish
  1. desafiar, luchar por

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