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Stroke Count
10 Strokes
Radical
辶 + 7 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. traffic, pass through, avenue, commute, counter for letters, notes, documents, etc.
Readings
Kun'yomi: とお.る、とお.す、かよ.う。(Jouyou Reading)
どおり、どうし、どお.し、とお.し、どお.り、とお.り、みち、とん、-とお.り、-どお.し、-どお.り。
On'yomi: ツウ。(Kan'you-on Reading)
ツ。(Go-on Reading)
トウ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 通

Dictionary Entry for 通

tsuu
na adjective, noun
  1. connoisseur; authority
  2. counter for letters, notes, documents, etc.

Stroke Order Diagrams for 通

Construction of Character for 通

Radicals and parts present in 通
Part
Part utilize, business, service, use, employ Kanji Details »
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Origin and construction of 通
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」(現代音はヨウであるが、「」等に見られるように「ツウ」の音もあった)。「甬」は、「」「」の原字、「」+「」で、人が足踏みをするの意(藤堂)。又は、「」の原字で、先が見通せること(白川)。

Kanji related to 通

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Meanings in Other Languages for 通

French
  1. circulation, passer par, avenue, trajet (travail), compteur de lettres, notes, ...
Portuguese
  1. tráfego, passar através de, avenida, comutar, sufixo para contagem de letras
Spanish
  1. atravesar, traspasar, hacer saber, pasar, ir y venir

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