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On-yomi
ジョウ
jou
ショウ
shou
シャン
shan
Kun-yomi
うえ
ue
-うえ
-ue
うわ-
uwa-
かみ
kami
あ.げる
a.geru
-あ.げる
-a.geru
あ.がる
a.garu
-あ.がる
-a.garu
あ.がり
a.gari
-あ.がり
-a.gari
のぼ.る
nobo.ru
のぼ.り
nobo.ri
のぼ.せる
nobo.seru
のぼ.す
nobo.su
よ.す
yo.su
Nanori
あおい
aoi
あげ
age

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ka
かき
kaki
かず
kazu
かん
kan
こう
kou
のぼり
nobori
ほつ
hotsu
Meaning above, up

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Definition
うえ
ue
  1. noun no-adjective adverbial noun noun (suffix) above, up, over, elder (e.g. daughter)
  2. top, summit
  3. surface, on
  4. before, previous
  5. superiority, one's superior (i.e. one's elder)
  6. on top of that, besides, what's more
  7. upon (further inspection, etc.), based on (and occurring after)
  8. matters concerning..., as concerns ...
  9. since (i.e. "for that reason")
  10. noun (suffix) honorific language suffix indicating higher social standing
  11. archaism place of one's superior (i.e. the throne)
  12. archaism emperor, sovereign, shogun, daimyo
  13. archaism noblewoman (esp. the wife of a nobleman)
Common word
JLPT N2JLPT N5ADD +
上着 うわぎ
uwagi
noun no-adjective coat, tunic, jacket, outer garment
Common word
JLPT N5ADD +
上げる あげる
ageru
  1. Ichidan verb transitive verb to raise, to elevate
  2. to do up (one's hair)
  3. to fly (a kite, etc.), to launch (fireworks, etc.), to surface (a submarine, etc.)
  4. to land (a boat)
  5. to deep-fry
  6. to show someone (into a room)
  7. (uk) to summon (for geishas, etc.)
  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
  11. to make (a loud sound), to raise (one's voice)
  12. to earn (something desirable)
  13. to praise
  14. to give (an example, etc.), to cite
  15. to summon up (all of one's energy, etc.)
  16. to arrest
  17. to nominate
  18. polite language to give
  19. to offer up (incense, a prayer, etc.) to the gods (or Buddha, etc.)
  20. to bear (a child)
  21. to conduct (a ceremony, esp. a wedding)
  22. Ichidan verb intransitive verb (of the tide) to come in
  23. Ichidan verb intransitive verb transitive verb to vomit
  24. auxiliary verb Ichidan verb usually kana polite language to do for (the sake of someone else)
  25. suffix Ichidan verb to complete ...
  26. humble language to humbly do ...
Common word
JLPT N3JLPT N5ADD +
以上 いじょう
ijou
  1. adverbial noun noun (temporal) not less than, ... and more, ... and upwards
  2. beyond ... (e.g. one's means), further (e.g. nothing further to say), more than ... (e.g. cannot pay more than that)
  3. above-mentioned, foregoing
  4. since ..., seeing that ...
  5. this is all, that is the end, the end
Common word
JLPT N3JLPT N4ADD +
屋上 おくじょう
okujou
noun rooftop
Common word
JLPT N4ADD +
上がる あがる
agaru
  1. Godan-ru verb intransitive verb to rise, to go up, to come up, to ascend, to be raised
  2. to enter (esp. from outdoors), to come in, to go in
  3. to enter (a school), to advance to the next grade
  4. to get out (of water), to come ashore
  5. to increase
  6. to improve, to make progress
  7. to be promoted, to advance
  8. to be made (of profit, etc.)
  9. to occur (esp. of a favourable result)
  10. to be adequate (to cover expenses, etc.)
  11. to be finished, to be done, to be over
  12. (of rain) to stop, to lift
  13. to stop (working properly), to cut out, to give out, to die
  14. to win (in a card game, etc.)
  15. to be arrested
  16. to turn up (of evidence, etc.)
  17. to be deep fried
  18. to be spoken loudly
  19. to get stage fright
  20. to be offered (to the gods, etc.)
  21. humble language to go, to visit
  22. honorific language to eat, to drink
  23. to be listed (as a candidate)
  24. to serve (in one's master's home)
  25. (in Kyoto) to go north
  26. suffix Godan-ru verb (after the -masu stem of a verb) indicates completion
Common word
JLPT N4ADD +
差し上げる さしあげる
sashiageru
  1. auxiliary verb Ichidan verb transitive verb humble language to give, to offer
  2. Ichidan verb transitive verb humble language to lift up, to hold up, to raise
Common word
JLPT N4ADD +
召し上がる めしあがる
meshiagaru
Godan-ru verb transitive verb honorific language to eat
Common word
JLPT N4ADD +
うわ
uwa
noun prefix upper, upward, outer, surface, top
Common word
JLPT N2JLPT N3ADD +
かみ
kami
  1. noun upper reaches (of a river), upper stream
  2. top, upper part, upper half (of the body)
  3. long ago
  4. beginning, first
  5. honorific language person of high rank (e.g. the emperor)
  6. government, imperial court
  7. imperial capital (i.e. Kyoto), capital region (i.e. Kansai), region (or direction of) the imperial palace
  8. head (of a table)
  9. honorific language wife, mistress (of a restaurant)
Common word
JLPT N2JLPT N3ADD +
じょう
jou
  1. noun (suffix) from the standpoint of, as a matter of (e.g. fact), in the field of, being of the type of
  2. aboard (a ship or vehicle), on top of, on, above
  3. noun first volume (e.g. book)
  4. noun prefix superior quality, best, top, high class
  5. going up
  6. governmental, imperial
  7. presenting, showing
  8. prefix ana- (medical, biol.)
Common word
JLPT N2JLPT N3ADD +
目上 めうえ
meue
noun superior, superiors, senior
Common word
JLPT N2JLPT N3ADD +
上司 じょうし
joushi
noun superior authorities, boss
Common word
JLPT N1JLPT N3ADD +
年上 としうえ
toshiue
noun no-adjective older, senior
Common word
JLPT N3ADD +
上達 じょうたつ
joutatsu
  1. noun auxillary suru verb improvement (e.g. in skill, ability), advance, progress
  2. communication of opinions of the general populace to those of high rank
Common word
JLPT N2JLPT N3ADD +
上等 じょうとう
joutou
  1. na-adjective no-adjective noun superiority, first-class, very good
  2. (that's) just fine!, bring it on!
Common word
JLPT N2JLPT N3ADD +
上京 じょうきょう
joukyou
noun auxillary suru verb proceeding to the capital (Tokyo)
Common word
JLPT N2JLPT N3ADD +
頂上 ちょうじょう
choujou
noun no-adjective top, summit, peak
Common word
JLPT N2JLPT N3ADD +
その上 そのうえ
sonoue
  1. conjunction in addition, furthermore
  2. above (which), on top of (which)
Common word
JLPT N2JLPT N3ADD +
持ち上げる もちあげる
mochiageru
  1. Ichidan verb transitive verb to elevate, to raise, to lift up
  2. to flatter, to extol, to praise to the sky
Common word
JLPT N2JLPT N3ADD +
取り上げる とりあげる
toriageru
  1. Ichidan verb transitive verb to pick up, to take up
  2. to adopt, to accept, to listen to
  3. to take away, to confiscate, to deprive, to disqualify
  4. to deliver (a child)
Common word
JLPT N2JLPT N3ADD +
立ち上がる たちあがる
tachiagaru
  1. Godan-ru verb intransitive verb to stand up, to get up
  2. to rise
  3. to recover
  4. to take action, to start
  5. sumo term to make the initial charge
  6. computer term to start up, to boot up
Common word
JLPT N2JLPT N3ADD +
上り のぼり
nobori
  1. noun ascent, climbing, ascending (path), climb
  2. up-train (e.g. going to Tokyo)
  3. noun no-adjective northward (towards Tokyo)
Common word
JLPT N2ADD +
上下 じょうげ
jouge
  1. noun top and bottom, high and low, above and below, upper and lower ends, up and down
  2. noun auxillary suru verb going up and down, rising and falling, fluctuating
  3. going and coming back
  4. noun upper and lower classes, ruler and ruled, the government and the people
  5. first and second volumes
Common word
JLPT N2ADD +
上品 じょうひん
jouhin
na-adjective noun elegant, refined, polished
Common word
JLPT N2ADD +
上級 じょうきゅう
joukyuu
noun advanced level, high grade, senior
Common word
JLPT N2ADD +
上旬 じょうじゅん
joujun
adverbial noun noun (temporal) first 10 days of month
Common word
JLPT N2ADD +
見上げる みあげる
miageru
  1. Ichidan verb transitive verb to look up at, to raise one's eyes
  2. to look up to, to admire, to respect
Common word
JLPT N2ADD +
仕上がる しあがる
shiagaru
Godan-ru verb intransitive verb to be finished, to be completed, to be done
Common word
JLPT N2ADD +
出来上がり できあがり
dekiagari
noun finish, completion, ready, made for, cut out
Common word
JLPT N2ADD +
出来上がる できあがる
dekiagaru
  1. Godan-ru verb intransitive verb to be completed, to be finished, to be ready (e.g. to serve or eat)
  2. to be very drunk
Common word
JLPT N2ADD +
真上 まうえ
maue
noun no-adjective just above, right overhead
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
上位 じょうい
joui
  1. noun no-adjective superior (in rank), top, ranking
  2. noun computer term higher order (e.g. byte)
  3. computer term host computer (of connected device)
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
途上 とじょう
tojou
  1. adverbial noun noun (temporal) en route, half-way
  2. on the road, in the street
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
向上 こうじょう
koujou
noun auxillary suru verb elevation, rise, improvement, advancement, progress
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
参上 さんじょう
sanjou
noun auxillary suru verb calling on, visiting
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
上演 じょうえん
jouen
noun auxillary suru verb performance (e.g. music, theatre, opera), staging
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
上空 じょうくう
joukuu
noun sky, the skies, high-altitude sky, upper air
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
上陸 じょうりく
jouriku
noun auxillary suru verb landing, disembarkation
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
上昇 じょうしょう
joushou
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective rising, ascending, climbing
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
上がり あがり
agari
  1. noun suffix ascent, rise, slope
  2. freshly-drawn green tea (esp. in sushi shops)
  3. advance income, crop yield
  4. death, spinning, completion, stop, finish
  5. after (rain), ex (official, etc.)
  6. (end) results (e.g. of crafts like painting, pottery, etc.), how something comes out
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
仕上げ しあげ
shiage
noun end, finishing touches, being finished
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
身の上 みのうえ
minoue
noun one's future, one's welfare, one's personal history
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
上回る うわまわる
uwamawaru
Godan-ru verb transitive verb to exceed (esp. figures: profits, unemployment rate, etc.), to surpass, to be more than, to be better than
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
仕上がり しあがり
shiagari
noun finish, end, completion
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
盛り上がる もりあがる
moriagaru
  1. Godan-ru verb intransitive verb to swell, to rise, to bulge, to be piled up
  2. to rouse, to get excited
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
読み上げる よみあげる
yomiageru
Ichidan verb transitive verb to read out loud (and clearly), to call a roll
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
引き上げる ひきあげる
hikiageru
  1. Ichidan verb transitive verb to pull up, to drag up, to lift up
  2. to increase, to raise (e.g. taxes)
  3. to withdraw, to leave, to pull out, to retire
  4. to return home
Common word
JLPT N1ADD +
上る のぼる
noboru
  1. Godan-ru verb intransitive verb to ascend, to go up, to climb
  2. to ascend (as a natural process, e.g. the sun), to rise
  3. to go to (the capital)
  4. to be promoted
  5. to add up to
  6. to advance (in price)
  7. to swim up (a river), to sail up
  8. to come up (on the agenda)
Common word
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史上 しじょう
shijou
no-adjective adverbial noun noun (temporal) historical
Common word
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