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Kanji Details for 彼

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Strokes: 8



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he, that, the
  • かれ
  • かの
  • か.の

Popular Words With This Kanji

  • 彼の

    that (someone or something distant from both speaker and listener, or situation unfamiliar to both speaker and listener)

  • that (indicating something distant from both speaker and listener (in space, time or psychologically), or something understood without naming it directly)

    that person (used to refer to one's equals or inferiors)

    over there

    down there (i.e. one's genitals)

    period; menses

    hey (expression of surprise or suspicion); eh?

    that (something mentioned before which is distant psychologically or in terms of time)

  • 彼女

    she; her


    girl friend; girlfriend; sweetheart