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Stroke Count
11 Strokes
攴 + 7 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. teach, faith, doctrine
Kun'yomi: おし.える、おそ.わる。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: キョウ。(Go-on Reading)
コウ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 教

Stroke Order Diagrams for 教

Construction of Character for 教

Radicals and parts present in 教
» Part
» Part child, sign of the rat, 11PM-1AM, first sign of Chinese zodiac
» Part strike, hit, folding chair radical variant (no. 66)
Kanji variants for 教
» Traditional Chinese Character, Old Character Form
Origin and construction of 教

Kanji related to 教

  • 便

Meanings in Other Languages for 教

  1. enseigner, foi, doctrine
  1. ensinar, fé, doutrina
  1. educación, enseñanza, enseñar, instruir, ser enseñado

Comments for 教

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Under radicals: the 'old, old age' ⺹ , おいかんむり radical is missing from the kanji breakdown.


So the combination of the raddicals amounts to 'beating the old into the child = to teach'

#1 Posted by イデ over 9 years ago

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