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Stroke Count
16 Strokes
Radical
金 + 8 Strokes
Taught in Grade 9
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English Meaning
  1. tarnish
Readings
Kun'yomi: さび、くわ.しい。
On'yomi: セイ。(Kan'you-on Reading)
ソウ。(Go-on Reading)
ショウ。(Kan-on Reading)

Dictionary Entry for 錆

sabi
noun
  1. rust

Stroke Order Diagrams for 錆

Construction of Character for 錆

Radicals and parts present in 錆
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Kanji variants for 錆
Simplified Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 錆
  1. 会意形声。金+音符「」。青は澄みきっているの意味。よく洗練された金属の意味を表していたが、国字としては緑青のついた金属、所謂さびの意味として用いられる。

Kanji related to 錆

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