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Stroke Count
12 Strokes
Radical
辵 + 9 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. road-way, street, district, journey, course, moral, teachings
Readings
Kun'yomi: みち。
On'yomi: ドウ。(Go-on Reading)
トウ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 道

Dictionary Entries for 道

michi
noun
  1. road; street; way; path; course; route; lane
  2. distance; ways (e.g. "a long ways")
  3. the way (of proper conduct, etc.); one's way; morals
  4. teachings (esp. Confucian or Buddhist); dogma
  5. field (of medicine, etc.); subject
  6. way; method; means
dou
noun
  1. road
  2. way
  3. Buddhist teachings
  4. Taoism
  5. modern administrative region of Japan (Hokkaido)
  6. historical administrative region of Japan (Tokaido, Tosando, etc.)
  7. province (Tang-era administrative region of China)
  8. province (modern administrative region of Korea)
chi
di
noun
  1. way; road
  2. way to ...; road to ...

Stroke Order Diagrams for 道

Construction of Character for 道

Radicals and parts present in 道
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Kanji variants for 道
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Origin and construction of 道
  1. 会意形声。「」(足の動きを意味する)+音符」(古くは同系統の音とする)である方向を向いた道を表わす(藤堂)。または、魔除に他部族の首を(は|ねる)ね、供えたと会意であるとの説あり(白川)。

Kanji related to 道

  • 宿

    殿

  • 退

Meanings in Other Languages for 道

French
  1. voie, route, rue, région, voyage, morale, enseignements
Portuguese
  1. Caminho, estrada, rua, distrito, viagem, curso, moral, ensinamentos, filosofia
Spanish
  1. camino, razón, modo, decir, senda, método

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