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Kanji Details for 被

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Stroke Count
10 Strokes
衣 + 5 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. incur, cover, veil, brood over, shelter, wear, put on, be exposed (film), receiving
Kun'yomi: こうむ.る。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: ヒ。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)
ビ。(Go-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 被

Dictionary Entry for 被

  1. indicates the target of an activity

Stroke Order Diagrams for 被

Construction of Character for 被

Radicals and parts present in 被
Part or again, furthermore, on the other hand Kanji Details »
Part pelt, skin, hide, leather, skin radical (no. 107) Kanji Details »
Part clothes, clothing radical (no. 145 Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 被
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」。「皮」は頭のついた獣のかわ+「又(=手)」で動物の皮を引きはがす様、又は、斜めに身にまとう様。皮を衣として身にまとうこと。

Kanji related to 被

Meanings in Other Languages for 被

  1. subir, couvrir, voile, ruminer (soucis), abri, mettre (vêtement), porter (sur la tête), être exposé (film), victime, souffrir
  1. incorrer, cobrir, velar, chocar, proteger, vestir, vestir- se, expor (filme), recepção
  1. sufrir perdidas, recibir, cargarse

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