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Kanji Details for 胸

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Stroke Count
10 Strokes
肉 + 6 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. bosom, breast, chest, heart, feelings
Kun'yomi: むね、むな、むな-。
On'yomi: ク。(Go-on Reading)
キョウ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 胸

Dictionary Entries for 胸

  1. chest; breast (むな is usually used in compounds)
  2. breasts; bosom; bust
  3. heart
  4. lungs
  5. stomach
  6. heart; mind; feelings

Stroke Order Diagrams for 胸

Construction of Character for 胸

Radicals and parts present in 胸
Part dot, tick or dot radical (no. 3) Kanji Details »
Part open box enclosure, open box radical (no. 17) Kanji Details »
Part wrapping enclosure, wrapping radical (no. 20) Kanji Details »
Part month, moon Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 胸
  1. 会意形声。「」(:人体)+音符「」(胸の原字)。匈は「」(つつむ:「」の原字)+音符「」(穴に陥りもがく様)。などの空間のあるものを、肋骨でつつむ様。

Kanji related to 胸

  • 婿

Meanings in Other Languages for 胸

  1. poitrine, seins, coeur, sentiments
  1. seio, peito, tórax, coração, sentimentos
  1. pecho, corazón, sentimientos

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