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Kanji Details for 災

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Stroke Count
7 Strokes
火 + 3 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. disaster, calamity, woe, curse, evil
Kun'yomi: わざわ.い。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: サイ。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)

Japanese Meaning for 災

Stroke Order Diagrams for 災

Construction of Character for 災

Radicals and parts present in 災
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Part curving river radical (no.47) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 災
Simplified Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 災
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「サイ(に横一棒)」。上部は川をせき止めるの意で、火によって道が塞がれ動きがとれない様。「」等と同系。

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Meanings in Other Languages for 災

  1. désastre, catastrophe, calamité, malheur
  1. desastre, calamidade, desgraça, maldição, mau
  1. desastre, calamidad, catástrofe

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