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Kanji Details for 華

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Stroke Count
10 Strokes
艸 + 7 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. splendor, flower, petal, shine, luster, ostentatious, showy, gay, gorgeous
Kun'yomi: はな。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: ケ、ゲ。(Go-on Reading)
カ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 華

Dictionary Entry for 華

  1. flower; blossom; bloom; petal
  2. blooming (esp. of cherry blossoms); cherry blossom
  3. ikebana
  4. Japanese playing cards
  5. beauty
  6. (the) best

Stroke Order Diagrams for 華

Construction of Character for 華

Radicals and parts present in 華
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Kanji variants for 華
Simplified Chinese Character
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Origin and construction of 華
  1. 会意形声説。「」+「」+音符「」。「于」は、ものがつかえて丸くなること。それに花が垂れた様を表す「垂」を加えたものが元の形。丸い花をあらわす(藤堂)。
  2. 象形説。「はな」を象ったもので、「拝」の旁の形が元の形、音は「」からの仮借。

Kanji related to 華

Meanings in Other Languages for 華

  1. splendeur, fleur, pétale, briller, lustre, ostentatoire, voyant, magnifique
  1. esplendor, flor, pétala, brilho, lustre, ostentação, gritante, alegre, maravilhoso
  1. flor, pétalo, esplendor, vistoso

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