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Stroke Count
14 Strokes
Radical
言 + 7 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. word, speech, language
Readings
Kun'yomi: かた.る、かた.らう。
On'yomi: ゴ。(Go-on Reading)
ギョ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 語

Dictionary Entries for 語

katari
noun
  1. talking
go
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. language
  2. word

Stroke Order Diagrams for 語

Construction of Character for 語

Radicals and parts present in 語
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Part one, one radical (no.1) Kanji Details »
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Kanji variants for 語
Simplified Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 語
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」。音符の吾は(交差する)と(ことば)からなり、互いに言葉を交わす、「かたる」の意味になる。吾が「われ」に転用されたため、語がその原義を表す。

Kanji related to 語

  • 調

  • 使

    沿

  • 調

Meanings in Other Languages for 語

French
  1. langage, mot, raconter
Portuguese
  1. palavra, discurso, língua
Spanish
  1. palabra, discurso, lenguaje, hablar, conversar, narrar

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