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Stroke Count
6 Strokes
Radical
口 + 3 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. empress, queen, after, behind, back, later
Readings
Kun'yomi: きさき。
On'yomi: ゴ、ゴウ。(Kan'you-on Reading)
グ。(Go-on Reading)
コウ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 后

Dictionary Entries for 后

kisaki
kisai
noun
  1. empress; queen
go
noun, suffix, adverb
  1. after

Stroke Order Diagrams for 后

Construction of Character for 后

Radicals and parts present in 后
Radical mouth Kanji Details »
Part
Part one, one radical (no.1) Kanji Details »
Part feathered stick, barb radical (no. 6) Kanji Details »
Part wild goose, trailing cliff radical (no. 27) Kanji Details »
Part axe, 1.32 lb, catty, counter for loaves of bread, axe radical (no. 69) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 后
Traditional Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 后
  1. 会意。「人」+「口」、「口」は穴を表し、肛門の意であり、人体の後方を意味(藤堂)、「」と同義で重々しく身分の高い王侯を意味するようになる(藤堂)。但し、「説文解字」などは、先代の地位を正当に継いだ者の意よりとする。「きさき」の意は、「後宮」にあるものからか。

Kanji related to 后

  • 使

  • 鹿

  • 使

    調

    沿

Meanings in Other Languages for 后

French
  1. impératrice, reine, après, derrière, arrière, plus tard
Portuguese
  1. imperatriz, rainha, depois, atrás, mais tarde
Spanish
  1. emperatriz, esposa del emperador

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