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Kanji Details for 穴

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Stroke Count
5 Strokes
Radical
穴 + 0 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. hole, aperture, slit, cave, den
Readings
Kun'yomi: あな。(Jouyou Reading)
しし、けな。
On'yomi: ゲチ。(Go-on Reading)
ケツ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 穴

Dictionary Entries for 穴

ana
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. hole
  2. deficit; shortage; missing person (in a team, meeting, etc.)
  3. vacancy; opening
  4. flaw
  5. profitable place (or item, etc.) not well known by others
  6. upset victory (with a large payoff)
  7. pit (of a theater)
  8. hiding place
  9. underbelly (of society, etc.)
ketsu
noun
  1. ass; arse; buttocks
  2. rear; end
  3. acupuncture point

Stroke Order Diagrams for 穴

Construction of Character for 穴

Radicals and parts present in 穴
Part
Part shaped crown, katakana u radical (no. 40) Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 穴
  1. 象形、洞窟の入り口を象る。又は、「いえ)」+音符「(ハチ わける、分け入って入る)で会意又は会意形声

Kanji related to 穴

  • 沿

  • 宿

  • 宿

Meanings in Other Languages for 穴

French
  1. trou, orifice, fente, grotte, tanière
Portuguese
  1. buraco, orifício, brecha, caverna, gruta
Spanish
  1. agujero, hueco, cueva, lugar poco conocido, lugar escondido

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