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Kanji Details for 箱

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Stroke Count
15 Strokes
竹 + 9 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. box, chest, case, bin, railway car
Kun'yomi: はこ。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: ソウ。(Go-on Reading)
ショウ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 箱

Dictionary Entries for 箱

  1. box; case; chest; package; pack; crate
  2. car (of a train, etc.)
  3. shamisen case; shamisen
  4. public building; community building
  5. man who carries a geisha's shamisen
  6. receptacle for human waste; feces (faeces)
suffix, counter
  1. counter for boxes (or boxed objects)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 箱

Construction of Character for 箱

Radicals and parts present in 箱
Radical bamboo Kanji Details »
Part tree, wood Kanji Details »
Part eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 箱
  1. 会意形声。「竹」+音符「」、「相」は向かい合うの意。元は、一輪車をはさむように取り付けた一対の竹かごを意味した。

Kanji related to 箱

  • 稿

  • 貿

  • 簿

Meanings in Other Languages for 箱

  1. boîte, coffre, caisse, wagon
  1. caixa, tórax, caixa de papelão, depósito, carro de estrada de ferro
  1. caja, cofre

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