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Kanji Detail for 塔 - "tower, pagoda"

  • Meaning

    塔 means "tower, pagoda."

    1. Tall and slender building - A tall and slender building, usually with a pointed or pyramidal top. It is derived from the Sanskrit word "卒塔婆(sotoba)" and is used to house Buddhist relics.

    2. Memorial tower - A memorial tower or monument, often built to commemorate a person or event.

  • Onyomitip
  • Kunyomitip


  • Strokestip
  • Radicaltip

Sentences including

  • That is a pagoda.

  • We can see the tower above the trees.

  • How high is that tower?

  • I can see the tower from where i stand.

  • Did you visit the tower of london?

  • I see the tower from my house.

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