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Stroke Count
19 Strokes
頁 + 10 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. petition, request, vow, wish, hope
Kun'yomi: ねが.う。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: ガン。(Kan'you-on Reading)
ゴン。(Go-on Reading)
ゲン。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 願

Dictionary Entries for 願

  1. desire; wish; hope
  2. request; entreaty; plea; appeal
  3. prayer
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. (written) application (oft. 願 when used as a suffix)
  1. prayer; wish; vow

Stroke Order Diagrams for 願

Construction of Character for 願

Radicals and parts present in 願
Radical page, leaf Kanji Details »
Part wild goose, trailing cliff radical (no. 27) Kanji Details »
Part little, small Kanji Details »
Part white Kanji Details »
Part eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor Kanji Details »
Part shellfish Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 願
Simplified Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 願
  1. 会意形声。「(=「」)」+音符「」。「原」との関係は確定的ではない。「原」は「丸い泉。まるいもの」であり、もとは丸い頭からきまじめで融通の利かないこと(=「」)から、一新にねがうことを意味するとようになったものか(藤堂)。「愿」と同意で心からねがうことか。

Kanji related to 願

  • 鹿

  • 便


  • 貿

Meanings in Other Languages for 願

  1. demande, prière, souhait, voeu, espoir
  1. petição, solicitação, voto, desejo, esperança
  1. petición, deseo, anhelo, desear, pedir, rogar

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