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Stroke Count
7 Strokes
Radical
人 + 5 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. dwell, reside, live, inhabit
Readings
Kun'yomi: す.む、す.まう。(Jouyou Reading)
ず.まい、すみ、し、-ず.まい。
On'yomi: ジュウ。(Go-on Reading)
チュウ。(Kan-on Reading)
ヂュウ。

Japanese Meaning for 住

Dictionary Entry for 住

juu
noun
  1. dwelling; living

Stroke Order Diagrams for 住

Construction of Character for 住

Radicals and parts present in 住
Part
Part dot, tick or dot radical (no. 3) Kanji Details »
Part king, rule, magnate Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 住
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」、「主」は灯火の炎を象り、じっと一箇所に止まっていることを意味。人が一箇所に止まり「すむ」こと。

Kanji related to 住

  • 使

    便

  • 宿

Meanings in Other Languages for 住

French
  1. résider, vivre, habiter
Portuguese
  1. reside, vida, habita
Spanish
  1. residir, vivir, habitar, residencia

Comments for 住

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It's so interesting sometimes what Kanji radicals say about historical attitudes...

#2 Posted by Katerine459 over 1 year ago

Radicals for 住 
 - lord

#1 Posted by さしみ over 6 years ago


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