Sign In

Dictionary

Recent Searches

Stroke Order Diagram for 銭

Search for Kanji|Browse Kanji

Search by Kanji / Radical

字▼
Stroke Count
14 Strokes
Radical
金 + 6 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. coin, .01 yen, money
Readings
Kun'yomi: ぜに。(Jouyou Reading)
すき。
On'yomi: セン。(Go-on, Kan-on Readings)
ゼン。(Go-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 銭

Dictionary Entries for 銭

sen
noun
  1. sen (hundredth of a yen)
  2. coin made of non-precious materials
  3. one-thousandth of a kan (as a unit of currency)
  4. one-thousandth of a kan (as a unit of mass)
zeni
noun
  1. round coin with a (square) hole in the center
  2. coin made of non-precious materials
  3. money
zeze
noun
  1. money

Stroke Order Diagrams for 銭

Construction of Character for 銭

Radicals and parts present in 銭
Radical gold Kanji Details »
Part
Part dot, tick or dot radical (no. 3) Kanji Details »
Part fur, hair, feather, down Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 銭
Traditional Chinese Character, 正字
Simplified Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 銭
  1. ''''''の略体、「錢」は「金」+音符「戔」の会意形声文字であり、「戔」は薄い「戈」を重ねた様で「薄い、浅い」ことを意味。薄い金属片から。

Kanji related to 銭

  • 貿

  • 寿

Meanings in Other Languages for 銭

French
  1. piécette, monnaie, 1 centime de yen
Portuguese
  1. moeda, .01 iene, dinheiro
Spanish
  1. moneda, dinero, céntimo de yen

Comments for 銭

If you have any questions about this kanji, or would like to write a sample sentence using it, please do so below. Your comment will appear in the forum for other users of the site to view and discuss.

Only registered users may post comments. You can register your free 楽しい Japanese account here.

This site uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC dictionary files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence.