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Stroke Count
4 Strokes
Radical
刀 + 2 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. cut, cutoff, be sharp
Readings
Kun'yomi: き.る、き.れる、-き.り、-き.る、-き.れ、-ぎ.り、-ぎ.れ、-き.れる、き.り、き.れ。
On'yomi: セチ、サイ。(Go-on Reading)
セツ、セイ。(Kan-on Reading)

Dictionary Entry for 切

setsu
na adjective, noun
  1. eager; earnest; ardent; kind; keen; acute

Stroke Order Diagrams for 切

Construction of Character for 切

Radicals and parts present in 切
Radical sword, saber, knife Kanji Details »
Part spoon, spoon or katakana hi radical (no. 21) Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 切
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」。「七」は「|」を「―」で分ける様(「七」の解字参照)

Kanji related to 切

  • 寿

Meanings in Other Languages for 切

French
  1. couper, trancher, tranchant, passionné, sérieux
Portuguese
  1. corte, talho, afiar
Spanish
  1. cortar, urgente, apremiante, completo, cortar bien, agotarse

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