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English Meaning
  1. northeast (Oriental zodiac), stopping, good radical (no. 138)
Kun'yomi: うしとら、ねずくり。
On'yomi: ゴン。(Kan'you-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 艮

Dictionary Entries for 艮

  1. northeast
  1. gen (one of the trigrams of the I Ching: mountain, northeast)

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Construction of Character for 艮

Origin and construction of 艮
  1. 会意。「」+「」(小刀)で目の周りに入墨をする様(藤堂)。一箇所に止まり動かないの意。「」、「」、「」、「」、「」、「」に「動かない・ずっと残る」の意を残す。

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