Words — 534 found

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.
2. River; the ... riversuffix used with the names of rivers
  • 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?
3. Gawa
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川 【がわ】河 【かわ】河 【がわ】
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1. teacher; instructor; master
  • われわれ
  • せんせい先生
  • しん真の
  • いみ意味
  • しんし紳士
  • です
  • Our teacher is a gentleman in the true sense of the word.
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2. sensei; title or form of address for a teacher, master, doctor, lawyer, etc.Honorific or respectful (sonkeigo)
  • ぼく
  • ジョーンズ
  • せんせい先生
  • さくぶん作文
  • 直して
  • もらった
  • I had my composition corrected by Mr Jones.
3. intimate or teasing form of addressFamiliar language, Jocular, humorous term
4. one's elderArchaism, orig. meaning
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1. year
  • 一月
  • とし
  • いちばん一番
  • つき
  • です
  • January is the first month of the year.
2. age; years
  • とし
  • お聞き
  • して
  • よろしい
  • でしょうか
  • Might I ask your age?
3. past one's prime; old age
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歳 【とし】
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Ichidan verb, Transitive verb
1. to raise; to elevateSee also 手を挙げる
  • しつもん質問
  • あれば
  • みぎて右手
  • 挙げて
  • くだ下さい
  • If you have a question, please raise your right hand.
2. to do up (one's hair)See also 髪を上げる
  • かみ
  • 上げた
  • ほう
  • わたし
  • 好き
  • I also prefer it with the hair worn up.
3. to fly (a kite, etc.); to launch (fireworks, etc.); to surface (a submarine, etc.)
  • はなび花火
  • しほうはっぽう四方八方
  • あげられた
  • The fireworks were set off on all sides.
4. to land (a boat)
  • かれ彼ら
  • その
  • ふね
  • きし
  • あげた
  • They drew the boat on the beach.
5. to deep-fryOnly applies to 揚げる
  • この
  • とりにく鶏肉
  • よく
  • あげ揚げらけれている
  • This chicken is fried well.
6. to show someone (into a room)
7. to givePolite (teineigo), Usually written using kana alone, Only applies to 上げる
  • あなた
  • とき時には
  • いもうと妹さん
  • こづかい
  • あげます
  • Do you sometimes give your sister money?
8. to send someone (away)
9. to enrol (one's child in school); to enroll
10. to increase (price, quality, status, etc.); to develop (talent, skill); to improve
  • その
  • みせ
  • ねだん値段
  • ぜんぶ全部
  • 上げた
  • The store raised all the prices.
11. to make (a loud sound); to raise (one's voice)See also 声を上げる
  • かれ
  • ひめい悲鳴
  • あげて
  • 逃げて
  • 行った
  • He cried out and ran away.
12. to earn (something desirable)
  • かれ
  • りっぱ立派な
  • せいせき成績
  • 上げた
  • He got wonderful results.
13. to praise
14. to give (an example, etc.); to citeusu. 挙げる
  • きしゃ記者
  • れい
  • ひと1つ
  • あげて
  • くださいます
  • Reporter: Can you give me an example?
15. to summon up (all of one's energy, etc.)usu. 挙げる
  • ぜんりょく全力
  • あげて
  • たたかえ
  • Fight with all your might.
16. to arrestOnly applies to 挙げる
17. to nominateOnly applies to 挙げる
  • わたし
  • かんがえ考えられる
  • こうほしゃ候補者
  • として
  • ポール
  • 挙げた
  • I put Paul's name forward as a possible candidate.
18. to summon (for geishas, etc.)Usually written using kana alone, Only applies to 揚げる
19. to offer up (incense, a prayer, etc.) to the gods (or Buddha, etc.)Only applies to 上げる
20. to bear (a child)
21. to conduct (a ceremony, esp. a wedding)usu. 挙げる
  • わたし
  • せんげつ先月
  • けっこんしき結婚式
  • 挙げました
  • I held a wedding ceremony last month.
Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
22. (of the tide) to come in
Ichidan verb, intransitive verb, Transitive verb
23. to vomit
Auxiliary verb, Ichidan verb
24. to do for (the sake of someone else)Usually written using kana alone, Polite (teineigo), after the -te form of a verb
  • ときかた解き方
  • おし教えて
  • あげる
  • I will show you how to solve it.
25. to complete ...See also 作り上げる, after the -masu stem of a verb
26. to humbly do ...Humble (kenjougo), See also 申し上げる, after the -masu stem of a humble verb to increase the level of humility
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挙げる 【あげる】揚げる 【あげる】
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1. eye; eyeball
2. eyesight; sight; visionSee also 目が見える
3. look; stare; gaze; glance
  • かれ
  • すうはい崇拝
  • かのじょ彼女
  • なが眺めた
  • He regarded her with worship in his eyes.
4. notice; attention; observation; eyes (of the world, public, etc.)
5. an experience
6. viewpoint
7. discrimination; discernment; judgement; eye (e.g. for quality)
8. appearance
9. chance to succeed; possibilitySee also 目がない
10. spacing (between crossed strands of a net, mesh, etc.); opening; stitch; texture; weaveSee also 編み目
11. grain (of wood)
12. eye (of a storm, needle, etc.)
13. intersection (on a go board); square (on a chess board)
14. dot (on a dice); pip; rolled number
15. graduation; division (of a scale)
16. tooth (of a saw, comb, etc.)
17. ordinal number suffix
18. somewhat; -ishUsually written using kana alone, See also 大きめ
19. point (e.g. of change)See also 変わり目, following -masu stem
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眼 【め】
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1. box; case; chest; package; pack; crate
  • その
  • とって取っ手
  • みぎ
  • ねじる
  • はこ
  • 開きます
  • Twist that knob to the right and the box will open.
2. car (of a train, etc.)
3. shamisen case; shamisen
4. public building; community buildingColloquialism, See also 箱物, often written as ハコ
5. man who carries a geisha's shamisenArchaism, See also 箱屋
6. receptacle for human waste; feces (faeces)Archaism
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7. counter for boxes (or boxed objects)
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函 【はこ】匣 【はこ】筥 【はこ】筐 【はこ】凾 【はこ】ハコ
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1. mouth
  • いす椅子
  • よこ横たわる
  • わたし
  • しかえいせいし歯科衛生士
  • じょせい女性
  • はい
  • くち
  • 開けて
  • ください
  • 言った
  • のです
  • The woman dental hygienist said to me, lying down in the chair, "Right, please open your mouth."
2. opening; hole; gap; orifice
  • わたし私たち
  • そのまま
  • どうくつ洞窟
  • くち
  • ボート
  • つっこ突っ込んで
  • 行きました
  • We plunged into the cave opening on our boat and continued on.
3. mouth (of a bottle); spout; nozzle; mouthpiece
  • びん
  • くち
  • まで
  • いっぱい
  • はい入れて
  • くうき空気
  • 入らない
  • ようにし
  • なさい
  • Fill the bottle to the top so as to exclude all air.
4. gate; door; entrance; exit
5. speaking; speech; talk (i.e. gossip)See also 口を利く
  • あのひとあの人
  • くち
  • はら
  • はんたい反対
  • He says one thing and means another.
6. taste; palateSee also 口に合う
7. mouth (to feed)
  • がいまい外米
  • ぼそぼそ
  • していて
  • にほんじん日本人
  • くち
  • には
  • 合わない
  • Foreign rice is hard and tasteless, and doesn't appeal to the Japanese palate.
8. opening (i.e. vacancy); available positionSee also 働き口
9. invitation; summonsSee also 口がかかる
  • あの
  • しごと仕事の
  • くち
  • まだ
  • ある
  • The job offer still stands.
10. kind; sort; type
11. opening (i.e. beginning)
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12. counter for mouthfuls, shares (of money), and swords
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1. state (US, Australia, India, Germany, etc.); province (e.g. Canada); canton (e.g. Switzerland); oblast (e.g. Russia); department (e.g. ancient China)See also 県 けん
  • なんぶ南部
  • しゅう
  • とうき冬期
  • りょこう旅行
  • する
  • いま
  • りょこう旅行
  • する
  • よりも
  • りょうきん料金
  • たか高く
  • なります
  • Traveling to the southern states during the winter will be costlier than it is now.
2. continent
3. dearArchaism, after someone's name
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洲 【しゅう】
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1. field (for fruits, vegetables, etc.); cultivated land; vegetable plot; kitchen garden; plantation
  • はる
  • になる
  • はたけ
  • ほりかえして
  • 種をまきます
  • When spring comes, they dig up the fields and plant seeds.
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2. field (of specialization); sphere; areaOnly applies to はたけ, ばたけ when suf
  • かれ
  • きょういく教育
  • はたけ
  • そだ育った
  • He has had a long teaching career.
3. womb; birth; birthplaceColloquialism, Only applies to はたけ
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畑 【はた】畠 【はたけ】畠 【はた】
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Noun, No-adjective
1. center; centre; middle; heart; core; focus; pivot; emphasis; balance
2. -centered; -centred; -focused; -oriented; centered on; focused on
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1. chemistrySee also 科学 かがく, ばけがく spoken to avoid confusion with 科学
  • あなた貴方
  • かがく化学
  • べんきょう勉強します
  • Do you study chemistry?
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化学 【ばけがく】
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1. unit; denomination
  • ここ
  • さかな
  • ポンド
  • たんい単位
  • 売られています
  • Fish is sold by the pound here.
2. credit (in school)
  • この
  • かもく科目
  • なに
  • たんい単位
  • ですか
  • How many credits is this course?
3. in units of (e.g. "in thousands"); in amounts of
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4. Unit
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1. wing
  • それ
  • つばさ
  • ぜんちょう全長
  • やく
  • インチ
  • ある
  • It has a wingspan of about four inches.
2. Chinese "Wings" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)Astronomy, etc. term, Only applies to よく, See also 二十八宿, See also 朱雀 すざく
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3. counter for birds or bird wingsArchaism, Only applies to よく
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翼 【よく】
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1. abdomen; belly; stomach
  • カンガルー
  • めす
  • こども子供
  • はら
  • ふくろ
  • 入れて
  • うご動く
  • A female kangaroo carries its young in the pouch.
2. wombSee also 胎 はら
3. one's mind; one's real intentions; one's true motive
  • あのひとあの人
  • くち
  • はら
  • はんたい反対
  • He says one thing and means another.
4. courage; nerve; willpower
5. generosity; magnanimity
6. feelings; emotions
7. wide middle part; bulging part
8. inside; interior; inner part
9. anti-nodePhysics terminology
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10. counter for hard roe
11. counter for containers with bulging middles (pots, vases, etc.)
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肚 【はら】
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1. muscle; tendon; sinew
2. vein; artery
3. fiber; fibre; string
4. line; stripe; streak
5. reason; logicSee also 筋が通る
  • きみ
  • 言っている
  • こと
  • すじ
  • あまり
  • よく
  • とお通っていない
  • There isn't much logic in what you're saying.
6. plot; storyline
  • その
  • しょうせつ小説
  • すじ
  • わからない
  • I don't understand this novel's plot.
7. lineage; descent
8. school (e.g. of scholarship or arts)
9. aptitude; talent
10. source (of information, etc.); circle; channel
  • わたし
  • きょねん去年
  • それ
  • べつ別の
  • すじ
  • から
  • 聞いた
  • I heard about it from another source last year.
11. well-informed person (in a transaction)
12. logical move (in go, shogi, etc.)
13. ninth vertical lineShogi term
14. seam on a helmet
15. gristly fish paste (made of muscle, tendons, skin, etc.)Abbreviation, See also 筋蒲鉾
16. social position; statusArchaism
Noun - used as a suffix, Noun, No-adjective
17. on (a river, road, etc.); along
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18. counter for long thin things; counter for roads or blocks when giving directions
19. (Edo period) counter for hundreds of mon (obsolete unit of currency)Archaism
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条 【すじ】スジ
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Godan verb with su ending, Transitive verb
1. to take out; to get out
  • おかねお金
  • いくらか
  • ひつよう必要
  • なら
  • ぎんこう銀行
  • から
  • 出して
  • よい
  • You can withdraw some money out of the bank, if you need any.
2. to put out; to reveal; to show
  • この
  • けん
  • なまえ名前
  • 出し
  • たくない
  • I want to remain anonymous in this.
3. to submit (e.g. thesis); to turn in
  • とうあん答案
  • 出す
  • まえ
  • もういちどもう一度
  • よみかえ読み返し
  • なさい
  • Read over your paper before you hand it in.
4. to publish; to make publicSee also あぶり出す あぶりだす
  • 1月
  • 20
  • げつようび月曜日
  • ごぜんちゅう午前中
  • さいしゅう最終
  • ぎじ議事
  • じこう事項
  • 出します
  • ので
  • そうきゅう早急に
  • へんじ返事
  • くだ下さい
  • We'll release the final agenda on the morning of Monday, January 20, so please reply quickly.
5. to send (e.g. letter)See also 手紙を出す
  • このあいだこの間
  • とうこう投稿した
  • きじ記事
  • やっと
  • ざっし雑誌
  • 載った
  • がんば頑張って
  • 出し
  • つづ続けた
  • かい甲斐があった
  • Sending manuscript after manuscript paid off. A magazine finally published my work.
6. to produce (a sound); to start (fire)See also 声を出す
  • せいふ政府
  • つぎ次の
  • ような
  • せいめい声明
  • 出した
  • The government issued the following statement.
7. to serve (food)
  • ここ
  • おいしい
  • たべもの食べ物
  • 出されます
  • They serve excellent food here.
Suffix, Godan verb with su ending
8. ... out (e.g. to jump out, to carry out)See also 飛び出す とびだす, after the -masu stem of a verb
  • いつから
  • いた痛み
  • だしました
  • How long have you had this pain?
9. to begin ...; to start to ...; to burst into ...See also 歌いだす うたいだす, after the -masu stem of a verb
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Ichidan verb, Transitive verb
1. to hang up (e.g. a coat, a picture on the wall); to let hang; to suspend (from); to hoist (e.g. sail); to raise (e.g. flag)Usually written using kana alone, See also 壁にかける
  • コート
  • ハンガー
  • 掛けて
  • おきなさい
  • Put your coat on a hanger.
2. to put on (e.g. a blanket); to put on top of; to cover; to lay; to spreadUsually written using kana alone
  • ウエートレス
  • テーブル
  • うえ
  • しろ白い
  • テーブルクロス
  • かけた
  • The waitress spread a white cloth over the table.
3. to put on (glasses, etc.); to wear (a necklace, etc.)Usually written using kana alone, See also 眼鏡を掛ける
  • その
  • ふじん婦人
  • しんじゅ真珠
  • ネックレス
  • かけていた
  • The lady wore a necklace of pearls.
4. to make (a call)Usually written using kana alone, See also 電話を掛ける
  • えん
  • でんわ電話
  • かけられます
  • Can I make a phone call for ten yen?
5. to spend (time, money); to expend; to useUsually written using kana alone, See also 時間を掛ける
  • スーツ
  • そんなに
  • おかねお金
  • かける
  • には
  • ためらい
  • ある
  • I hesitate to pay so much for a suit.
6. to pour (liquid) onto; to sprinkle (powder or spices) onto; to splash; to throw (e.g. water) ontoUsually written using kana alone, See also 塩をかける
  • コック
  • さん
  • すこ少しも
  • かけていない
  • The cook hasn't put any on it.
7. to turn on (an engine, radio, etc.); to set (a dial, an alarm clock, etc.); to put on (a DVD, a song, etc.)Usually written using kana alone
8. to cause (somebody inconvenience, trouble, etc.); to burden (someone); to imposeUsually written using kana alone, See also 迷惑を掛ける
  • たいへん大変
  • ごめいわくご迷惑
  • おかけ
  • して
  • もうしわけ申し訳ありません
  • I am sorry to trouble you so much.
9. to multiply (arithmetic operation)Mathematics, Usually written using kana alone
10. to secure (e.g. lock)Usually written using kana alone, See also 鍵を掛ける
11. to take a seat; to sit; to rest (something on something else); to support (something on something else)Usually written using kana alone, See also 腰を掛ける
12. to bindUsually written using kana alone, also as 繋ける
  • その
  • はこ
  • かざ飾り
  • テープ
  • かけて
  • ください
  • Do up the box with decorative tape.
13. to wager; to bet; to risk; to stake; to gambleUsually written using kana alone, See also 賭ける かける
14. to put an effect (spell, anaesthetic, etc.) onUsually written using kana alone
  • あいつ
  • まほう魔法
  • かけて
  • カエル
  • してやろう
  • I'll bewitch him into a frog!
15. to hold (a play, festival, etc.)Usually written using kana alone
16. to hold an emotion for (pity, hope, etc.)Usually written using kana alone
  • だれも
  • その
  • しゅうじん囚人
  • なさ情け
  • かけた
  • Everybody showed sympathy toward the prisoner.
17. to argue (in court); to deliberate (in a meeting); to present (e.g. idea to a conference, etc.)Usually written using kana alone, See also 裁判に掛ける
  • その
  • もんだい問題
  • いいんかい委員会
  • かけられている
  • The question is before the committee.
18. to increase furtherUsually written using kana alone
19. to catch (in a trap, etc.)Usually written using kana alone
20. to set atopUsually written using kana alone
21. to erect (a makeshift building)Usually written using kana alone
22. to apply (insurance)Usually written using kana alone, See also 保険を掛ける
  • その
  • かもつ貨物
  • には
  • あらゆる
  • きけん危険
  • にたいに対する
  • ほけん保険
  • 掛けられた
  • The freight was insured against all risks.
23. to pun (on a word); to use (a word) as a pivot word; to play on wordsUsually written using kana alone, See also 掛詞
  • しかし
  • のうえんしゅ農園主
  • かれ
  • ほほえ微笑み
  • かけました
  • But the farmer smiled at him.
Suffix, Ichidan verb
24. to be partway doing ...; to begin (but not complete) ...; to be about to ...Usually written using kana alone, See also 話し掛ける, after -masu stem of verb
25. to address (someone); to direct (something, to someone); to do (something, to someone)Usually written using kana alone, See also 話し掛ける, after -masu stem of verb; indicates an action is being directed to someone
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懸ける 【かける】
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Noun, Noun - used as a suffix
1. clothes (esp. Western clothes)
  • かれ
  • 濡れた
  • ふく
  • あぶって
  • かわかした
  • He dried his wet clothes by the fire.
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2. counter for doses of medicine, gulps of tea, drags of a cigarette, etc.See also 一服
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1. end; finish; stop
  • かれ彼の
  • こうきしん好奇心
  • には
  • かぎ限り
  • なかった
  • His curiosity knew no bounds.
2. bounds; limitsSee also 切りがない, See also 切りのない
  • わたし私の
  • ちから
  • およ及ぶ
  • かぎ限り
  • えんじょ援助
  • します
  • I'll help you to the best of my ability.
3. delivery date (of a futures contract)esp. 限り,限
  • おかねお金
  • つづ続く
  • かぎ限り
  • ニューヨーク
  • たいざい滞在
  • する
  • だろう
  • Akira will stay in New York while his money lasts.
4. finale (of a noh song); end of an act (in jōruri or kabuki); final performance of the day (in vaudeville)
  • よご汚さない
  • かぎ限り
  • この
  • ほん
  • もちかえ持ち帰って
  • いい
  • です
  • You may take this book as long as you keep it clean.
Suffix, Counter
5. counter for slices (esp. thick slices); counter for cuts (e.g. fish, meat)
  • もっと
  • べんきょう勉強
  • しない
  • かぎ限り
  • らくだい落第
  • します
  • You will fail unless you work harder.
6. only; justUsually written using kana alone, See also っ切り っきり, senses 6-8 are sometimes pronounced ぎり, esp. in old-fashioned speech
7. since; afterUsually written using kana alone, usu. in a negative sentence
8. remaining (in a particular state)Usually written using kana alone
Other forms
限り 【きり】切 【きり】限 【きり】
切: Irregular okurigana usage. 限: Irregular okurigana usage.
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Na-adjective, Noun
1. disliked; hated; disagreeableAntonym: 好き すき
  • あなた
  • しごと仕事
  • きに気に入っている
  • おも思います
  • 」「
  • いや
  • それどころか
  • きら嫌い
  • です
  • "I believe you like your job" "On the contrary, I hate it".
2. tendency; smack (of); touch (of)Usually written using kana alone, See also 嫌いがある
  • くん
  • いきす行き過ぎ
  • きら嫌い
  • ある
  • Jim tends to go too far.
3. distinction; discriminationUsually written using kana alone
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