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Stroke Count
4 Strokes
支 + 0 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. branch, support, sustain, branch radical (no. 65)
Kun'yomi: ささ.える、つか.える、か.う。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: シ。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)

Japanese Meaning for 支

Dictionary Entry for 支

  1. China

Stroke Order Diagrams for 支

Construction of Character for 支

Radicals and parts present in 支
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Origin and construction of 支
  1. 象形又は会意。「)」で木の枝をもつ様。「」「」の原字。えだわかれするの意で「」等と同系。対義字は「」「」「」など。枝をつっかい棒などに用いることから「ささえる」の意が生じた。

Kanji related to 支

  • 殿

Meanings in Other Languages for 支

  1. soutien, support, branche, filiale, succursale, radical branche (no. 65)
  1. ramo, apoio, sustentar
  1. soporte, apoyo, rama, pago, interferencia, soportar, sostener

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