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Kanji Details for 逆

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Stroke Count
9 Strokes
辵 + 6 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. inverted, reverse, opposite, wicked
Kun'yomi: さか、さか.らう。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: ギャク。(Go-on Reading)
ゲキ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 逆

Dictionary Entries for 逆

no adjective, na adjective, noun
  1. reverse; opposite
na adjective, noun
  1. converse (of a hypothesis, etc.)
noun, used as a prefix
  1. inverse (function)
noun, used as a prefix, noun
  1. inverse; reverse

Stroke Order Diagrams for 逆

Construction of Character for 逆

Radicals and parts present in 逆
Part left hand, old grass radical (no. 45) Kanji Details »
Part put together Kanji Details »
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Origin and construction of 逆
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」(ゲキ)。「屰」は「」の字の人を逆さまにしたもので人をさかさまにした図。逆さの方向に進むこと。

Kanji related to 逆

  • 退

Meanings in Other Languages for 逆

  1. inverse, contraire, opposé, mauvais
  1. invertido, inverter, travesso, contrário
  1. reverso, inverso, opuesto, ir en contra, oponerse, desobedecer

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