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Stroke Count
13 Strokes
竹 + 7 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. node, season, period, occasion, verse, clause, stanza, honor, joint, knuckle, knob, knot, tune, melody
Kun'yomi: ふし、-ぶし、のっと。
On'yomi: セチ。(Go-on Reading)
セツ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 節

Dictionary Entries for 節

  1. occasion; time
  2. section (of a literary work); paragraph; verse; stanza; passage
  3. node (of a plant stem)
  4. clause
  5. (taxonomical) section
  1. knot (nautical mile per hour)
  1. joint; knuckle
  2. tune; melody
  3. knot (in wood); node in a bamboo stem
  4. part; notable characteristic
noun, used as a suffix
  1. characteristic way of speaking
  1. space between two nodes (on bamboo, etc.)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 節

Construction of Character for 節

Radicals and parts present in 節
Radical bamboo Kanji Details »
Part seal radical (no. 26) Kanji Details »
Part northeast (Oriental zodiac), stopping, good radical (no. 138) Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 節
Simplified Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 節
  1. 形声。「」+音符「」(旧字体:)、の「」(膝を折り曲げた姿)をとった会意とも。同系字、など。

Kanji related to 節

  • 貿

  • 簿

  • 退

Meanings in Other Languages for 節

  1. noeud (vitesse), instant, saison, période, occasion, vers (poésie), stance, honneur, jointure, articulation, bosse, air (musique), mélodie
  1. nó, estação, período, ocasião, verso, cláusula, stanza, honra, junta, nó dos dedos, maçaneta, canção, melodia
  1. estación, periodo, frase, unión, articulación, melodía, tono, nudo, entonación

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