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Kanji Details for 衛

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Stroke Count
16 Strokes
行 + 10 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. defense, protection
Kun'yomi: い、まもる、もり。
On'yomi: エ。(Go-on Reading)
エイ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 衛

Stroke Order Diagrams for 衛

Construction of Character for 衛

Radicals and parts present in 衛
Radical going, journey Kanji Details »
Part mouth Kanji Details »
Part stop, linger, loiter, going man radical (no. 60) Kanji Details »
Part tanned leather radical (no. 178) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 衛
Traditional Chinese Character, Old Character Form
Simplified Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 衛
  1. 会意形声。「とおり往来)」+音符「に変えたものも同じ)」。「韋」は「」の原字であるものを取り囲んで回ること。周回し警戒するの意。

Kanji related to 衛

Meanings in Other Languages for 衛

  1. défense, protection
  1. defesa, proteção
  1. defensa, protección, guardián

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