Jisho

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Noun
1. good; advantage; benefit; welfareUsually written using kana alone, See also 為に
  • あなた
  • ため
  • なら
  • よろこ喜んで
  • どんな
  • こと
  • でも
  • します
  • I am ready to do anything for you.
2. sake; purpose; objective; aimUsually written using kana alone
  • いちがつ1月
  • 30
  • にち
  • 、31
  • にち
  • そうしき葬式
  • ため
  • やす休みます
  • I'm taking bereavement leave on Jan. 30 and 31.
3. consequence; result; effectUsually written using kana alone
  • それ
  • おまえ
  • こえ
  • よく
  • 聞く
  • ため
  • It is in order to hear your voice well.
4. affecting; regarding; concerningUsually written using kana alone
Other forms
爲 【ため】為め 【ため】
Notes
爲: Out-dated kanji. 為め: Irregular okurigana usage.

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