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Stroke Count
13 Strokes
阜 + 10 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. crevice, fissure, discord, opportunity, leisure
Kun'yomi: すき、す.く、す.かす、ひま。
On'yomi: ゲキ。(Kan'you-on Reading)
キャク。(Go-on Reading)
ケキ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 隙

Dictionary Entries for 隙

  1. gap; space
  2. break; interlude; interval
  3. chink (in one's armor, armour); chance; opportunity
  4. breach (of a relationship between people)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 隙

Construction of Character for 隙

Radicals and parts present in 隙
Part little, small Kanji Details »
Part day, sun, Japan, counter for days Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 隙
𨻶 Nonstandard Form
Origin and construction of 隙
  1. 会意形声意符)+𡭴音符意符)。「𡭴」は『+小+(=)』ですきまからもれることを表す。「」は土塀を表し、「隙」は土塀のすきまを表す。それより、すきの意。

Kanji related to 隙

  • 便

  • 湿

Meanings in Other Languages for 隙

  1. grieta, hendidura, fisura, tiempo libre, ocio, negligencia, dejadez

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