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Kanji Details for 説

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Stroke Count
14 Strokes
言 + 7 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. rumor, opinion, theory
Kun'yomi: と.く。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: セツ。(Kan'you-on, Kan-on Readings)
ゼイ。(Kan'you-on Reading)
エチ、セ、セチ。(Go-on Reading)
エツ、セイ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 説

Dictionary Entry for 説

noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. theory; doctrine
  1. opinion; view
  2. rumour; rumor; gossip; hearsay

Stroke Order Diagrams for 説

Construction of Character for 説

Radicals and parts present in 説
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Kanji variants for 説
Old Character Form, Traditional Chinese Character
Simplified Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 説
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」。「兌」は、「」の原字で、身につけているものをはがすの意。言葉によって、包み隠していたものをはぎ取るの意。

Kanji related to 説

  • 沿

  • 調

  • 使


  • 調

Meanings in Other Languages for 説

  1. théorie, rumeur, opinion, thèse
  1. rumor, opinião, teoria
  1. opinión, teoría, explicar, expresar

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