Sign In


Recent Searches

Kanji Details for 王

Search for Kanji|Browse Kanji

Search by Kanji / Radical

Stroke Count
4 Strokes
玉 + 0 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. king, rule, magnate
Kun'yomi: おおきみ。
On'yomi: オウ。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)

Japanese Meaning for 王

Dictionary Entry for 王

noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. king; ruler; sovereign; monarch
  2. king (for senior player) (shogi)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 王

Construction of Character for 王

Origin and construction of 王
  1. 象形。諸説あり、「」(人が立った様)の上下に線を引いたもの。王権を示す/の象形。

Kanji related to 王

  • 使

Meanings in Other Languages for 王

  1. roi, régner, magnat
  1. rei, regra, magnata, governo
  1. rey, regla, magnate

Comments for 王

If you have any questions about this kanji, or would like to write a sample sentence using it, please do so below. Your comment will appear in the forum for other users of the site to view and discuss.

Only registered users may post comments. You can register your free 楽しい Japanese account here.

This site uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC dictionary files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence.