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Stroke Count
8 Strokes
女 + 5 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. commence, begin
Kun'yomi: はじ.める、-はじ.める、はじ.まる。
On'yomi: シ。

Japanese Meaning for 始

Stroke Order Diagrams for 始

Construction of Character for 始

Radicals and parts present in 始
Radical woman, female Kanji Details »
Part I, myself, katakana mu radical (no. 28) Kanji Details »
Part mouth Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 始
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」(音は「(シ)」にとる)、「厶」は(すき)を意味、台は耜を持ち耕し始めるの意。女としてはじめて子を孕むことであり、''''''と近縁。

Kanji related to 始

  • 使


  • 調

  • 婿

  • 姿

Meanings in Other Languages for 始

  1. commencer, débuter
  1. iniciar, começar
  1. comenzar, empezar, empezar (trans.), empezar (intrans.)

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