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Stroke Count
7 Strokes
木 + 3 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. article, clause, item, stripe, streak
Kun'yomi: えだ、すじ。
On'yomi: ジョウ。(Go-on Reading)
チョウ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 条

Dictionary Entries for 条

  1. muscle; tendon; sinew
  2. vein; artery
  3. fiber; fibre; string
  4. line; stripe; streak
  5. reason; logic
  6. plot; storyline
  7. lineage; descent
  8. school (e.g. of scholarship or arts)
  9. aptitude; talent
  10. source (of information, etc.); circle; channel
  11. well-informed person (in a transaction)
  12. logical move (in go, shogi, etc.)
  13. ninth vertical line
  14. seam on a helmet
  15. gristly fish paste (made of muscle, tendons, skin, etc.)
  16. social position; status
noun, used as a suffix, noun, no adjective
  1. on (a river, road, etc.); along
suffix, counter
  1. counter for long thin things; counter for roads or blocks when giving directions
  2. (Edo period) counter for hundreds of mon (obsolete unit of currency)
noun, counter
  1. article (in document); provision
  2. stripe; streak; line
  1. although; though
  2. since; as; because; inasmuch as
  1. passage; paragraph

Stroke Order Diagrams for 条

Construction of Character for 条

Radicals and parts present in 条
Radical tree, wood Kanji Details »
Part winter radical (no. 34) Kanji Details »
Part strike, hit, folding chair radical variant (no. 66) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 条
Traditional Chinese Character, Old Character Form
Origin and construction of 条
  1. 」の略体。「」は、「」+音符「」の会意形声は人を水で禊ぎを行なう意の会意文字で、水の流れる様から細長いの意が生じた。あわせて、細長い木の枝を意味。そこから、「すじ」、すじ状に書いた文書、「すじみち」の意が生じた。

Kanji related to 条

  • 稿

Meanings in Other Languages for 条

  1. article, clause, bande, rai (lumière), filet (fumée), brindille, petite chose longue
  1. artigo, cláusula, item, listra, camada
  1. artículo, cláusula, tratado

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