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Kanji Details for 羌

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Stroke Count
8 Strokes
羊 + 2 Strokes
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English Meaning
  1. barbarian
Kun'yomi: ああ、えびす。
On'yomi: コウ。(Go-on Reading)
キョウ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 羌

Dictionary Entries for 羌

  1. Qiang (Chinese ethnic group)
  1. Reeves's muntjac (Muntiacus reeves, species of barking deer); Chinese muntjac

Stroke Order Diagrams for 羌

Construction of Character for 羌

Radicals and parts present in 羌
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Origin and construction of 羌
  1. 会意。「」+「」、羊を飼う遊牧民。姓の「」との関連も論ぜられており、「姜」を姓とする太公望呂尚も羌族に近く、遊牧民の勢力をもって周の建国に貢献したのではないかといわれる(藤堂)。

Kanji related to 羌

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