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音読み (おんよみ): シン

訓読み (くんよみ): もう・す

部首 (ぶしゅ):田(た

Meaning: say, declare

Notes:

内申書

ないしんしょ
record/report (at a school or other institution)

申し込み

もうしこみ
application, entry, offer, proposal, request

 

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Kanji originally posted 2009.08.31 8:15

Part or all of English definition is from  KANJIDIC — property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, used in conformance with the Group’s licenceDonate to the WWWJDIC project. Stroke order diagrams licensed from Kanji Cafe.

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2010/03/31 at 8:15 am

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音読み (おんよみ): ドウ、トウ

訓読み (くんよみ): みち

部首 (ぶしゅ):辶(しんにょう

Meaning: path, road, street, way, discipline, practice

Notes:

神道

しんとう
Shinto

道路

どうろ
road or highway

街道

かいどう
highway, especially one in the Edo period

“Fuchū Kaidō (府中街道) #2624” from Flickr member Nemo’s great uncle.  (Click image to enlarge.  Original image is here.)

 

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Kanji originally posted 2009.08.30 10:56

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2010/03/30 at 7:56 am

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音読み (おんよみ): ソン

訓読み (くんよみ): むら

部首 (ぶしゅ):木(きへん

Meaning: village, town

Notes:

市町村

しちょうそん
cities, towns, and villages; municipalities

村道

そんどう
town or village road

 

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Kanji originally posted 2009.08.29 11:06

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2010/03/29 at 8:06 am

Weekly Review: 立・川・河・岸・海・辺・別

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Let’s take a look at the kanji we’ve seen this past week, from last Sunday to Saturday.  Can you and I  read, fully pronounce, and write the following kanji:

立・川・河・岸・海・辺・別

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2010/03/28 at 11:34 am

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音読み (おんよみ): トク

訓読み (くんよみ): Freebie!

部首 (ぶしゅ):牜(うしへん

Meaning: special

Notes:

独特

どくとく
individual, particular, unique

特売

どくばい
special sale

“candy sale #3548” from Flickr member Nemo’s great uncle. (Click image to enlarge.  Original image is here.)

 

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Kanji originally posted 2009.08.28 8:38

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2010/03/28 at 8:18 am

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音読み (おんよみ): ベツ

訓読み (くんよみ): わか・れる

部首 (ぶしゅ):刂(りっとう

Meaning: separate, diverge, branch off, split, extra, another

Notes:

特別

とくべつ
special

別れ道

わかれみち
branch, forked road, cross road

 

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Kanji originally posted 2009.08.27 8:33

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2010/03/27 at 8:33 am

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音読み (おんよみ): ヘン

訓読み (くんよみ): あた・り、べ

部首 (ぶしゅ):辶(しんにょう

Meaning: boundary, border, vicinity

Notes:

辺地

へんち
remote place

海辺

うみべ
beach, seashore

 

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Kanji originally published 2009.08.26 8:26

Part or all of English definition is from  KANJIDIC — property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, used in conformance with the Group’s licenceDonate to the WWWJDIC project. Stroke order diagrams licensed from Kanji Cafe.

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2010/03/26 at 8:16 am