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Kanji Details for 遊

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Stroke Count
12 Strokes
Radical
辶 + 9 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. play
Readings
Kun'yomi: あそ.ぶ。(Jouyou Reading)
あそ.ばす、う、あす。
On'yomi: ユ。(Go-on Reading)
ユウ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 遊

Stroke Order Diagrams for 遊

Construction of Character for 遊

Radicals and parts present in 遊
Part child, sign of the rat, 11PM-1AM, first sign of Chinese zodiac Kanji Details »
Part direction, person, alternative Kanji Details »
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Origin and construction of 遊
  1. 会意形声。「辵」+音符「」、「斿」は「」+音符「」、「汓」は子供が水に浮かぶ様、「㫃」は旗を持って進む様子であり、あわせて旗などがゆらゆら動く様を言う。「」と同音同義、「游」は説文解字に採録されているが、「遊」は採録されておらず、「游」の水のイメージを、「辵」に替え陸上の意義にしたものか。

Kanji related to 遊

  • 退

Meanings in Other Languages for 遊

French
  1. jouer
Portuguese
  1. Jogo, jogar
Spanish
  1. jugar, viajar, moverse libremente

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