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Stroke Count
8 Strokes
Radical
金 + 0 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. gold
Readings
Kun'yomi: かね、かな。(Jouyou Reading)
-がね、かな-。
On'yomi: コン。(Go-on Reading)
キン。(Kan-on Reading)
ゴン。

Japanese Meaning for 金

Dictionary Entries for 金

kane
kana
noun
  1. money
  2. metal
kin
noun
  1. gold (Au); golden (color); gold (medal, cup)
no adjective, noun
  1. valuable; of highest value
noun
  1. money; gold coin
  2. Friday
  3. metal (fourth of the five elements)
  4. Jin dynasty (China, 1115-1234); Chin dynasty; Jurchen dynasty
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. gold general
noun
  1. testicles
suffix, counter
  1. karat; carat
kogane
noun
  1. gold
  2. gold coin
  3. gold colour (color)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 金

Construction of Character for 金

Origin and construction of 金
  1. 形声+ハ(鉱物の意)+(キン=「含む」をあらわす)から、土中に含まれる鉱物、転じて金属の意味に用いる。

Kanji related to 金

  • 貿

Meanings in Other Languages for 金

French
  1. or
Portuguese
  1. ouro
Spanish
  1. oro, dinero, metal

Comments for 金

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Can it be read as "Ougon" too? If not, what's the Kanji for "Ougon"?

#3 Posted by Monox D. I-Fly about 12 months ago

yes 

#2 Posted by sylveonite over 6 years ago

その 金魚 が かわいい です。

金魚 = kin (金) - gyo (魚) = goldfish!! of course. smiley

kin (金) = gold

gyo (魚) = fish

#1 Posted by n1cholas over 7 years ago


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