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Stroke Count
15 Strokes
衣 + 9 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. praise, extol
Kun'yomi: ほ.める。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: ホウ。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)
ホ。(Go-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 褒

Stroke Order Diagrams for 褒

Construction of Character for 褒

Radicals and parts present in 褒
Radical garment, clothes, dressing Kanji Details »
Part kettle lid radical (no. 8) Kanji Details »
Part mouth Kanji Details »
Part little, small Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 褒
Traditional Chinese Character, Original Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 褒
  1. 会意形声。「衣」+音符「保(もとは『孚』)」、「包」などと同系でゆったりと包むの意で、ゆったりした衣服を意味。「」に仮借され、あることの見返りの意を生じ、「報」は悪行に対して、「褒」は前項に対して用いられるようになった。「」と字源的には同じ構成で同音であるが、意味の互換はほとんどない。

Kanji related to 褒

  • 使



Meanings in Other Languages for 褒

  1. éloge, louer
  1. elogio, enaltecer
  1. alabanza, elogio, alabar, elogiar

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