救 (salvation) kanji
Salvation
This kanji has 11 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 4.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:salvation, save, help, rescue, reclaim
On reading:キュウ
kyū
Kun reading:すく-う
suku-u

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救世主
きゅうせいしゅ
the Savior, the Redeemer, the Messiah
救急車のサイレン
きゅうきゅうしゃのさいれん
an ambulance siren
人命を救う
じんめいをすくう
save a person's life
救いがたい愚か者
すくいがたいおろかもの
an incurable idiot, an incorrigible fool ☆愚か者=ぼんくら,うつけ者(うつけもの)
救いのない結末
すくいのないけつまつ
an unhappy ending, a hopeless close
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