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Stroke Count
5 Strokes
Radical
皮 + 0 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. pelt, skin, hide, leather, skin radical (no. 107)
Readings
Kun'yomi: かわ。
On'yomi: ビ。(Go-on Reading)
ヒ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 皮

Dictionary Entry for 皮

kawa
noun
  1. skin; hide; pelt; fur
  2. rind; peel; husk; bark
  3. shell; sheath; wrapping

Stroke Order Diagrams for 皮

Construction of Character for 皮

Radicals and parts present in 皮
Part or again, furthermore, on the other hand Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 皮
  1. 象形又は会意。頭のついた獣の'''かわ'''+「(=手)」で動物の皮を引きはがす様、又は、斜めに身にまとう様。

Kanji related to 皮

Meanings in Other Languages for 皮

French
  1. peau, cuir, fourrure, radical peau (no. 107)
Portuguese
  1. pelego, pele, esconder, couro
Spanish
  1. pellejo, piel, cuero, pelaje

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