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6 Strokes
而 + 0 Strokes
Taught in Grade 9
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English Meaning
  1. rake
Kun'yomi: しこ.うして、しか.して、しか.も、しか.れども、すなわち、なんじ、しかるに。
On'yomi: ニ。(Go-on Reading)
ジ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 而

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Construction of Character for 而

Origin and construction of 而
  1. 象形。頬ひげ(説文解字など)、または、結髪をせず髪を振り乱した様をかたどる。巫女が、そのようにして雨乞いをするさまを「」という(白川)。早くに元の意味は失われ、音を仮借した意味のみ残る。

Kanji related to 而

  • 調

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