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Stroke Count
9 Strokes
水 + 6 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. wash, inquire into, probe
Kun'yomi: きよ、よし、あら.う。
On'yomi: セン。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)
サイ。(Go-on Reading)
セイ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 洗

Stroke Order Diagrams for 洗

Construction of Character for 洗

Radicals and parts present in 洗
Part legs radical (no. 10) Kanji Details »
Part soil, earth, ground, Turkey Kanji Details »
Part water, water radical (no. 85) Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 洗
  1. 会意形声。「水」+音符「」、「先」は足先(「」の原字)を意味し、そのような細い隙間に水を通すこと(藤堂)。

Kanji related to 洗

  • 沿


  • 簿

Meanings in Other Languages for 洗

  1. laver, fouiller, examiner
  1. lavar, indagar, sondar
  1. lavar, limpiar, aclarar, investigar, indagar

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