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Stroke Count
8 Strokes
Radical
宀 + 5 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. bureaucrat, the government
Readings
On'yomi: カン。

Japanese Meaning for 官

Dictionary Entries for 官

kan
noun
  1. government service; the bureaucracy
tsukasa
noun
  1. office; official
  2. chief; head

Stroke Order Diagrams for 官

Construction of Character for 官

Radicals and parts present in 官
Radical shaped crown, katakana u radical (no. 40) Kanji Details »
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Origin and construction of 官
  1. 会意。「やね家屋)」+「𠂤」(「」「」と同系で、累積した、つみあがったの意 → 大勢の人)。「大勢の人が集まった家屋」の意で「」の原字。春秋時代に、諸侯などが、家柄によらず「食客」を自分の'''館'''に集めたことが官のルーツとなる。

Kanji related to 官

  • 宿

  • 使

    調

    沿

  • 宿

Meanings in Other Languages for 官

French
  1. fonctionnaire, gouvernemental
Portuguese
  1. burocracia, o governo
Spanish
  1. gobierno, gubernamental (lugar, persona), órgano del cuerpo

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