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Stroke Count
15 Strokes
貝 + 8 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. substance, quality, matter, temperament
Kun'yomi: たち、ただ.す、もと、わりふ。
On'yomi: チ。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)
シチ。(Go-on Reading)
シツ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 質

Dictionary Entries for 質

noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. quality
  1. quality; nature (of person)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 質

Construction of Character for 質

Radicals and parts present in 質
Radical shellfish Kanji Details »
Part axe, 1.32 lb, catty, counter for loaves of bread, axe radical (no. 69) Kanji Details »
Part eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 質
Simplified Chinese Character
Nonstandard Form
Origin and construction of 質
  1. 会意。「」は貨幣であり、価値あるものを意味。「」は「おもり」を意味し、これが並ぶことで、価値として釣り合っていることを意味する。

Kanji related to 質

  • 貿

  • 貿

Meanings in Other Languages for 質

  1. substance, matière, qualité, tempérament
  1. substância, qualidade, matéria, temperamento
  1. substancia, contenido, simplicidad, calidad, depósito, custodia

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