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Kanji Details for 楚

Strokes count

Strokes: 13



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whip, cane
  • ショ
  • いばら
  • しもと
  • すわえ

Popular Words With This Kanji

  • 楚, 杪

    switch (long, tender shoot of a plant)

    switch (cane used for flogging)

  • 清楚

    neat and clean; tidy; trim

  • 四面楚歌

    being surrounded by enemies on all sides; being betrayed (forsaken) by everybody