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Kanji Details for 観

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Stroke Count
18 Strokes
Radical
見 + 11 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. outlook, look, appearance, condition, view
Readings
Kun'yomi: み.る、しめ.す。
On'yomi: カン。

Japanese Meaning for 観

Dictionary Entry for 観

kan
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. look; appearance
  2. spectacle; sight
  3. observation meditation
  4. outlook on ...; view of ...

Stroke Order Diagrams for 観

Construction of Character for 観

Radicals and parts present in 観
Radical see, hopes, chances, idea, opinion, look at, visible Kanji Details »
Part dart, arrow Kanji Details »
Part bird, old bird radical (no. 172) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 観
Old Character Form, Traditional Chinese Character
Simplified Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 観
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」。「雚」は「」+音符「」(ケン。「口々に話す」の意をもつ「」の原字)。ものをそろえて見渡すの意。

Kanji related to 観

  • 貿

Meanings in Other Languages for 観

French
  1. perspective, vue, aspect, apparence, condition (état)
Portuguese
  1. perspectiva, olhar, aparecimento, condição, visão
Spanish
  1. punto de vista, mirar cuidadosamente, mostrar

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