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Kanji Details for 響

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Stroke Count
20 Strokes
音 + 11 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. echo, sound, resound, ring, vibrate
Kun'yomi: ひび.く。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: コウ。(Go-on Reading)
キョウ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 響

Dictionary Entry for 響

  1. echo; reverberation
  2. sound (esp. the distinctive sound of an object or activity, e.g. rain, gun, gallop, drum); noise
  3. quality of a sound (e.g. a fine phrase, clear voice, resonant bell); feeling of a sound; emotion or feeling inspired by something heard or read

Stroke Order Diagrams for 響

Construction of Character for 響

Radicals and parts present in 響
Radical sound, noise Kanji Details »
Part short thread radical (no. 52) Kanji Details »
Part day, sun, Japan, counter for days Kanji Details »
Part stand up, rise, set up, erect Kanji Details »
Part northeast (Oriental zodiac), stopping, good radical (no. 138) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 響
Traditional Chinese Character, Old Character Form
Simplified Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 響
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「)」、「郷(鄕)」は「」+音符「」の会意形声文字で、「邑(むらざと)」で「卿」は向かい合って会食する様を示す。向かい合って音がひびく様。

Kanji related to 響

  • 便


Meanings in Other Languages for 響

  1. résonner, écho, son, sonner, vibrer
  1. eco, som, ressoar, argola, vibrar
  1. eco, vibración, hacer eco, resonar, vibrar

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