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Stroke Count
10 Strokes
广 + 7 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. squat, seat, cushion, gathering, sit
Kun'yomi: すわ.る。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: ザ。(Go-on Reading)
サ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 座

Dictionary Entry for 座

  1. seat; place
  2. position; status
  3. gathering; party; company; atmosphere (of a gathering)
  4. stand; pedestal; platform
  5. (historical) trade guild
  1. attaches to the names of constellations
  2. attaches to the names of theatres, cinemas and theatrical troupes
suffix, counter
  1. counter for theatres, deities, Buddhist images, tall mountains, and satokagura songs

Stroke Order Diagrams for 座

Construction of Character for 座

Radicals and parts present in 座
Radical 广 dotted cliff radical (no. 53) Kanji Details »
Part person Kanji Details »
Part soil, earth, ground, Turkey Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 座
  1. 会意形声。「广」(いえ)+音符「」。坐は地面にすわる様子を示した会意文字。

Kanji related to 座

  • 鹿

  • 鹿

Meanings in Other Languages for 座

  1. s'accroupir, s'asseoir, siège, coussin, rassemblement, théâtre, constellation
  1. agachar, assento, almofada, reunião, sentar
  1. sitio, asiento, constelación, sentarse

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