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Stroke Count
11 Strokes
虍 + 5 Strokes
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English Meaning
  1. place, locale, department
Kun'yomi: ところ、お.る、-こ。
On'yomi: ショ。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)

Dictionary Entry for 處

noun, adverb, suffix
  1. place; spot; scene; site (also pronounced どころ when a suffix)
noun, suffix
  1. address
  2. district; area; locality
  3. one's house
  4. point; aspect; side; facet
  5. passage (in text); part
  6. space; room
  7. thing; matter
  1. whereupon; as a result (after the plain past form of a verb)
  2. about to; on the verge of (after present form of a verb)
  3. was just doing; was in the process of doing; have just done; just finished doing (after past form of a verb)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 處

Construction of Character for 處

Radicals and parts present in 處
Radical tiger spots, mottled, tiger or tiger crown radical (no. 141) Kanji Details »
Part table, table enclosure, table or windy radical (no. 16) Kanji Details »
Part spoon, spoon or katakana hi radical (no. 21) Kanji Details »
Part divining, fortune-telling, divination or katakana to radical (no. 25) Kanji Details »
Part wild goose, trailing cliff radical (no. 27) Kanji Details »
Part winter radical (no. 34) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 處
Simplified Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 處
  1. 形声。「」+音符「」、「処」は「(あし)」+「(床几・こしかけ)」で、足を止め腰掛で落ち着くの意。

Kanji related to 處

  • 殿

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