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Kanji Details for 話

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Stroke Count
13 Strokes
言 + 6 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. tale, talk
Kun'yomi: はな.す、はなし。
On'yomi: ワ。(Kan'you-on Reading)
エ。(Go-on Reading)
カ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 話

Dictionary Entries for 話

  1. talk; speech; chat; conversation
  2. topic; subject
  3. discussions; negotiation; argument
  4. rumor; talk; hearsay
  5. tale; story; fable
  6. circumstances; particulars
  1. counter for stories, episodes of TV series, etc.

Stroke Order Diagrams for 話

Construction of Character for 話

Radicals and parts present in 話
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Kanji variants for 話
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Origin and construction of 話
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」。'''舌'''は、「した」を意味する文字とは異なる文字で、「」の下に「」を書き「カツ」と発音、「」にその音が残る。'''氏'''は小刀を意味し、口を切り開いてものを言うことを意味する。

Kanji related to 話

  • 調

  • 使


  • 調

Meanings in Other Languages for 話

  1. parler, histoire
  1. Conversar, falar uma língua, conto
  1. cuento, charla, hablar, narrar

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