Learn JLPT N1 Kanji

Meaning of 氏

family name, surname, clan

Onyomi


shi

Kunyomi

うじ
uji

Learn Japanese kanji: 【 シ / うじ 】.

Meaning: family name, surname, clan.

84 of 2,500 most used kanji in newspapers.

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How to write 氏 - stroke order:

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Stroke Count: 4

- Example Sentences

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Example #1

かれしにあうために、とうきょうにいきます。
kareshi ni au tame ni, Tokyo ni ikimasu.
I'm going to Tokyo to see my boyfriend.
Example #2

やまもとしはしんぶんおよびざっしにおおくのコラムをかいている。
yamamoto shi wa shinbun oyobi zasshi ni ooku no koramu o kaiteiru.
Mr. Yamamoto writes many columns for newspapers and magazines.