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Kanji Details for 称

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Stroke Count
10 Strokes
禾 + 5 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. appellation, praise, admire, name, title, fame
Kun'yomi: たた.える、とな.える、あ.げる、かな.う、はか.り、はか.る、ほめ.る、ね。
On'yomi: ショウ。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)

Japanese Meaning for 称

Dictionary Entry for 称

  1. name; title; designation
  2. fame; reputation

Stroke Order Diagrams for 称

Construction of Character for 称

Radicals and parts present in 称
Radical 2-branch tree radical (no. 115) Kanji Details »
Part one, one radical (no.1) Kanji Details »
Part little, small Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 称
Traditional Chinese Character, Old Character Form
Nonstandard Form
Origin and construction of 称
  1. 」の略体、「稱」は「」+音符「」の会意形声で、「爯」は「」+「」の会意であり、手で天秤を持つ様を表し、穀物を量ることを意味する。

Kanji related to 称

  • 稿

  • 寿

  • 稿

  • 稿

Meanings in Other Languages for 称

  1. appellation, louanges, admirer, nom, titre, renommée
  1. apelação, elogio, admirar, nome, título, fama
  1. llamar, nombrar, alabar, apelativo, nombre

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