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Stroke Count
11 Strokes
Radical
田 + 6 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. abbreviation, omission, outline, shorten, capture, plunder
Readings
Kun'yomi: ほぼ、おか.す、はか.る、はぶ.く、おさ.める、りゃく.す、りゃく.する、はかりごと。
On'yomi: ラク。(Go-on Reading)
リャク。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 略

Dictionary Entries for 略

hobo
adverb
  1. almost; roughly; approximately
ryaku
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. abbreviation; omission

Stroke Order Diagrams for 略

Construction of Character for 略

Radicals and parts present in 略
Radical rice field, rice paddy Kanji Details »
Part mouth Kanji Details »
Part winter radical (no. 34) Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 略
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」。「各」は、「」「」の要素に見られる、筋目やつなぐの意で、田畑に、筋や小道をつけ所有や分担を明確にすること。小道の意味から、近道の意を生じ、そこから「はぶく」の意が生じた、はぶくの意は、「」の代字として用いたことからとも。

Kanji related to 略

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Meanings in Other Languages for 略

French
  1. abréviation, omission, résumé, raccourcir, capture, pillage
Portuguese
  1. abreviação, omissão, contornar, capturar, saquear
Spanish
  1. abreviación, abreviatura

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