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Words — 322 found

Noun
1. river; streamOnly applies to かわ
  • この
  • かわ
  • あの
  • かわ
  • さんばい3倍
  • なが長い
  • This river is three times longer than that one.
Suffix
2. the .... river; (suffix used with the names of rivers)
    信濃
  • かわ
  • 阿賀野
  • かわ
  • どちら
  • なが長い
  • ですか
  • Which is longer, the Shinano River or the Agano River?
Place
3. Gawa
Wikipedia definition
4. RiverA river is a natural watercourse, usually freshwater, flo... Read more
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川 【がわ】河 【かわ】河 【がわ】
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Noun
1. skin; hide; pelt; furSee also
  • あの
  • サッカー
  • ボール
  • ほんもの本物
  • かわ
  • できている
  • That football is made of genuine leather.
2. rind; peel; husk; bark
  • わたし
  • りんご林檎
  • かわ
  • むく
  • ことができる
  • I can peel an apple.
3. shell; sheath; wrapping
  • ぎょうざ
  • あまり
  • ギョーザ餃子
  • いえ
  • つく作りました
  • かわ
  • すく少なかった
  • せいか
  • すこ少し
  • あま余って
  • しまいました
  • Gyoza stuffing? I made some gyoza at home but, possibly because I didn't have enough dough, I had some of the filling left over.
4. mask (hiding one's true nature); seemingSee also 化けの皮 ばけのかわ, See also 欲の皮が突っ張る よくのかわがつっぱる
Notes
かわ: ichi1, news1, nf08. 皮: ichi1, news1, nf08.
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Noun, Suffix
1. side (of something, or taking someone's side); part
  • こちら
  • がわ
  • かんで
  • いい
  • ですか
  • Can I chew on this side?
2. (watch) case
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側 【かわ】
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Noun
1. matte (metallurgical)Usually written using kana alone
Notes
鈹: Out-dated kanji.
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I-adjective
1. cute; adorable; charming; lovely; prettyUsually written using kana alone
  • ジル
  • かわいい
  • だけでなく
  • あたま
  • よい
  • Jill is smart as well as pretty.
2. dear; precious; darling; petUsually written using kana alone
  • わたし
  • にとって
  • こども子供たち
  • めのなかにい目の中に入れてもいたくない
  • ほど
  • かわいい
  • のです
  • My children are very precious to me.
3. cute little; tinyUsually written using kana alone
  • ゆりかご
  • ねむ眠っている
  • かわいい
  • あか赤ちゃん
  • ご覧なさい
  • Look at the cute little baby sleeping in the cradle.
Wikipedia definition
4. KawaiiKawaii (literally, "lovable", "cute", or "adorable") is t... Read more
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可愛い 【かわゆい】可愛ゆい 【かわゆい】カワイイカワイい
Notes
可愛い: Ateji (phonetic) reading. かわゆい: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. 可愛い: Ateji (phonetic) reading. かわゆい: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. 可愛ゆい: Ateji (phonetic) reading.
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Noun
1. money order; draft
  • この
  • かわせ為替
  • つく作る
  • のに
  • ぎんこう銀行
  • てすうりょう手数料
  • 50
  • ドル
  • かかった
  • Arranging this money order cost $50 in bank fees and commissions.
2. exchange (e.g. foreign)
Wikipedia definition
3. Money orderA money order is a payment order for a pre-specified amou... Read more
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為替 【かわし】
Notes
かわし: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.
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Noun, No-adjective
1. substitute; replacement; substituting; replacing
  • ひとり一人で
  • 行く
  • 代わり
  • わたし
  • てがみ手紙
  • おく送った
  • Instead of going myself, I sent a letter.
2. stand-in; proxy; alternate; deputy; relief; successor
  • ふたつお二つ折りにした
  • クッション
  • まくら
  • 代わり
  • ぼく
  • フローリング
  • うえ
  • カーペット
  • 敷いた
  • だけ
  • かた固い
  • ゆか
  • よこ横になる
  • Using a doubled-up cushion in place of a pillow I lie down on the hard wooden floor with nothing but a carpet spread over it.
3. compensation; exchange; returnSee also 代わりに, usu. as 〜代わりに, etc.
4. second helping; another cup; secondsSee also お代わり おかわり, usu. as お代わり
5. upcoming program; upcoming programmeAbbreviation, See also 替わり狂言, esp. 替わり, 替り
Other forms
替わり 【かわり】代り 【かわり】替り 【かわり】
Notes
かわり: ichi1, news1, nf03. 代わり: ichi1, news1, nf03. かわり: ichi1, news1, nf03. 替わり: news1, nf18. かわり: ichi1, news1, nf03. かわり: ichi1, news1, nf03.
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Godan verb with ku ending, intransitive verb
1. to get dry
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Na-adjective, Noun
1. poor; pitiable; pathetic; pitifulUsually written using kana alone
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可哀相 【かわいそう】可哀そう 【かわいそう】
Notes
可哀想: Ateji (phonetic) reading. 可哀相: Ateji (phonetic) reading. 可哀そう: Ateji (phonetic) reading.
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Godan verb with ru ending, intransitive verb
1. to succeed; to relieve; to replaceesp. 替わる, 替る
2. to take the place of; to substitute for; to take over for; to representesp. 代わる, 代る
3. to be exchanged; to change (places with); to switchesp. 換わる, 換る
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代わる 【かわる】換わる 【かわる】替る 【かわる】代る 【かわる】換る 【かわる】
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Godan verb with ru ending
1. to love; to be affectionate; to favor; to favour; to be partial to
2. to torment; to tease; to be rough with
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Godan verb with su ending, Transitive verb
1. to dry (clothes, etc.); to desiccate
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Godan verb with su ending, Transitive verb
1. to exchange (messages, greetings, arguments, etc.)
  • だれ
  • ぎちょう議長
  • にんめい任命
  • される
  • について
  • はげ激しい
  • ぎろん議論
  • かわされた
  • There was a heated argument as to who should be appointed chairman.
2. to intersect; to cross; to interlace
Suffix, Godan verb with su ending
3. ... with one another; ... to each otherafter the -masu stem of a verb
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交す 【かわす】
Notes
交す: Irregular okurigana usage.
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Adverb
1. alternately; by turns
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代る代る 【かわるがわる】
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Noun
1. frogUsually written using kana alone
  • この
  • いけ
  • には
  • いぜん以前
  • かえる
  • たくさん
  • いた
  • もの
  • だった
  • There used to be a lot of frogs in this pond.
2. kajika frog (Buergeria buergeri)Only applies to かわず, Only applies to カワズ, See also 河鹿蛙
Wikipedia definition
3. FrogFrogs are amphibians in the order Anura (meaning "tailles... Read more
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蛤 【かえる】蝦 【かえる】蛙 【かわず】蛙 【かいる】カエルカワズ
Notes
蛤: Irregular kanji usage. 蝦: Irregular kanji usage.
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Noun
1. kappa; mythical water-dwelling creature
  • わたし
  • がっこう学校
  • にほんぶんがく日本文学
  • えいご英語
  • やく
  • とく特に
  • 漱石
  • 吾輩
  • ねこ
  • である
  • こころ
  • 』、芥川
  • はな
  • かっぱ河童
  • たの楽しく
  • 読んだ
  • At school I had enjoyed reading Japanese literature in English translation, in particular Soseki's I am a Cat and Kokoro, and Akutagawa's The Nose and Kappa.
2. excellent swimmerOnly applies to かっぱ
3. cucumberOnly applies to かっぱ, See also 胡瓜
4. rolled sushi containing a stick of cucumberAbbreviation, Only applies to かっぱ, See also 河童巻き
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5. Kappa (folklore), alternatively called Kawatarō or Kawako, are legendary ... Read more
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河童 【かわわっぱ】河童 【かあっぱ】河童 【かあらんべ】
Notes
かっぱ: news2, nf33. 河童: news2, nf33. かわわっぱ: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. 河童: news2, nf33. かあっぱ: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. 河童: news2, nf33. かあらんべ: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. 河童: news2, nf33.
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Godan verb with ru ending, intransitive verb
1. to change; to be transformed; to be altered; to vary
2. to move to
3. to be different; to be uncommon; to be unusualSee also 変わった, See also 変わっている, usu. as 変わった, 変わっている
Other forms
変る 【かわる】
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Kanji — 67 found

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5 strokes. JLPT N4. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3.
substitute, change, convert, replace, period, age, counter for decades of ages, eras, etc., generation, charge, rate, fee
On: ダイ タイ
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0.5176111373632365
6 strokes. JLPT N3. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2.
mingle, mixing, association, coming & going
On: コウ
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3 strokes. JLPT N5. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1.
stream, river, river or three-stroke river radical (no. 47)
Kun: かわ
On: セン
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11 strokes. JLPT N3. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 4.
side, lean, oppose, regret
Kun: かわ がわ そば
On: ソク
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Sentences — 1198 found

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    • かいしゃ会社
    • はい入る
    • じぶん自分
    • のぞ望む
    • のぞ望ま
    • ざる
    • かかわらず
    • かいしゃ会社
    • ために
    • はたら働か
    • なくてはいけない
    Once you enter a company, you have to work for the company, whether you want to or not. Tatoeba
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Names — 3192 found

かわ 【加和】
Family or surname
1. Kawa
かわ 【河】
Family or surname
1. Kawa
かわ 【河輪】
Family or surname
1. Kawa
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