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Stroke Count
11 Strokes
舟 + 5 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. ship, boat
Kun'yomi: ふな、ふね。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: ゼン。(Go-on Reading)
セン。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 船

Dictionary Entry for 船

  1. ship; boat; watercraft; vessel; seaplane (舟 is often small and hand-propelled)
  2. tank; tub; vat; trough
noun, used as a suffix, counter
  1. counter for boat-shaped containers (e.g. of sashimi)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 船

Construction of Character for 船

Radicals and parts present in 船
» Radical boat, ship
» Part
» Part mouth
Kanji variants for 船
» Alternate Character Form
Origin and construction of 船

Kanji related to 船

  • 沿

  • 沿

  • 使


  • 調

Meanings in Other Languages for 船

  1. bateau, navire
  1. barco
  1. barco, buque, bote

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