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Stroke Count
11 Strokes
Radical
攴 + 7 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. teach, faith, doctrine
Readings
Kun'yomi: おし.える、おそ.わる。(Jouyou Reading)
ひさ、のり。
On'yomi: キョウ。(Go-on Reading)
コウ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 教

Stroke Order Diagrams for 教

Construction of Character for 教

Radicals and parts present in 教
Part
Part child, sign of the rat, 11PM-1AM, first sign of Chinese zodiac Kanji Details »
Part strike, hit, folding chair radical variant (no. 66) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 教
Traditional Chinese Character, Old Character Form
Origin and construction of 教
  1. の略体。会意、又は、会意形声。もとは、「(=)」(行為を表す記号、「むち」を意味するとも)+音符「」(コウ)、後に「」を添える。「爻」は「」で学舎の意とも、「」で、応答の意とも。「」の解字も参照。

Kanji related to 教

  • 便

Meanings in Other Languages for 教

French
  1. enseigner, foi, doctrine
Portuguese
  1. ensinar, fé, doutrina
Spanish
  1. educación, enseñanza, enseñar, instruir, ser enseñado

Comments for 教

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Under radicals: the 'old, old age' ⺹ , おいかんむり radical is missing from the kanji breakdown.

Source: http://kanjialive.com/214-traditional-kanji-radicals/

So the combination of the raddicals amounts to 'beating the old into the child = to teach'

#1 Posted by イデ over 4 years ago


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