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Kanji Details for 庇

Strokes count

Strokes: 7



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protect, shield, defend, eaves, canopy, penthouse, visor
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  • おお.う
  • かば.う

Popular Words With This Kanji

  • 庇う

    to protect someone; to take under one's wing; to plead for; to stick up for; to cover up for someone

  • 庇, 廂

    eaves (of roof)

    narrow aisle surrounding the core of a temple building

    visor or peak (of cap)

    classic Japanese women's low pompadour hairstyle

  • 庇護

    patronage; protection