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音読み (おんよみ): セキ

訓読み (くんよみ): ゆう

部首 (ぶしゅ):夕(ゆうべ)

Meaning:  evening

Notes:

一朝一夕

いっちょういっせき
in a day; in a brief space of time

夕焼け

ゆうやけ
sunset

 

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Kanji originally posted 2009.11.30 9:17

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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2010/06/30 at 8:17 am

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音読み (おんよみ): ボク、モク

訓読み (くんよみ): き、こ

部首 (ぶしゅ):木(き)

Meaning:  tree, wood

Notes:

大木

たいぼく
large tree

木材

もくざい
lumber, timber

草木

くさき
plants, vegitation

木かげ

こかげ
shades of a tree(s)

 

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Kanji originally poster 2009.11.29 7:36

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2010/06/29 at 7:36 am

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音読み (おんよみ): チク

訓読み (くんよみ): たけ

部首 (ぶしゅ):竹(たけ)

Meaning:  bamboo

Notes:

竹馬

たけうま・ちくば
stilts (as used by a person, not other kinds of stilts)

竹林

たけばやし・ちくりん
bamboo thicket

 

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Kanji originally posted 2009.11.28 7:45

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2010/06/28 at 8:15 am

Weekly Review: 校・庭・念・記・空・糸・林

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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:

校・庭・念・記・空・糸・林

Written by bunkalearner

2010/06/27 at 11:12 am

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音読み (おんよみ): シン

訓読み (くんよみ): もり

部首 (ぶしゅ):木(き)

Meaning:  forest

Notes:

森林

しんりん
forest, woods

森ら万象

しんらばんしょう
all things in existence, all of creation

 

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Kanji originally posted 2009.11.27 7:18

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2010/06/27 at 10:51 am

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音読み (おんよみ): リン

訓読み (くんよみ): はやし

部首 (ぶしゅ):木(きへん)

Meaning:  woods, grove, thicket

Notes:

国有林

こくゆうりん
national forest

竹林

たけばやし・ちくりん
bamboo thicket

 

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Kanji originally posted 2009.11.26 7:36

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2010/06/26 at 8:16 am

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音読み (おんよみ): シ

訓読み (くんよみ): いと

部首 (ぶしゅ):糸(いと)

Meaning:  thread

Notes:

製糸

せいし
spinning, silk reeling

糸口

いとぐち
a clue, beginning, threaded end

 

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Kanji originally posted 2009.11.25 7:29

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Written by bunkalearner

2010/06/25 at 8:09 am