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Stroke Count
9 Strokes
Radical
水 + 6 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. sea, ocean
Readings
Kun'yomi: うみ。
On'yomi: ハイ。(Kan'you-on Reading)
カイ、唐音。

Japanese Meaning for 海

Dictionary Entries for 海

umi
mi
wata
wada
noun
  1. sea; beach

Stroke Order Diagrams for 海

Construction of Character for 海

Radicals and parts present in 海
Part do not, must not, be not, mother radical (no. 80) Kanji Details »
Part mama, mother Kanji Details »
Part water, water radical (no. 85) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 海
Traditional Chinese Character, Old Character Form, Simplified Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 海
  1. 形声。「」+音符「」。等と同系で、共通する意味は「暗い」。元は中華地域に対する周辺の未開の地域を言う。もしくは、暗い海。
  2. 声母は [m] → [m̥] → [x] と変化した。

Kanji related to 海

  • 沿

    湿

  • 簿

Meanings in Other Languages for 海

French
  1. mer, océan
Portuguese
  1. oceano, mar
Spanish
  1. mar, océano, playa

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