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On-yomi
シュ
shu
Kun-yomi
くび
kubi
Nanori
おびと
obito
こべ
kobe

su
Meaning neck, counter for songs and poems

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首都 しゅと
shuto
noun no-adjective capital city, metropolis
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首相 しゅしょう
shushou
noun Prime Minister, Chancellor (Germany, Austria, etc.), Premier
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手首 てくび
tekubi
noun wrist
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部首 ぶしゅ
bushu
noun radical (of a kanji character)
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自首 じしゅ
jishu
noun auxillary suru verb surrender, give oneself up
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元首 げんしゅ
genshu
noun ruler, sovereign
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首脳 しゅのう
shunou
  1. noun no-adjective head, leader, leading spirit
  2. archaism important part
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首飾り くびかざり
kubikazari
noun necklace, choker
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くび
kubi
  1. noun neck
  2. head
  3. usually kana dismissal, discharge, firing (from a job)
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足首 あしくび
ashikubi
noun ankle
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首唱 しゅしょう
shushou
noun auxillary suru verb advocacy, promotion
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党首 とうしゅ
toushu
noun party leader
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首位 しゅい
shui
noun no-adjective first place, head position, leading position
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首都圏 しゅとけん
shutoken
noun the capital city (often Tokyo) area (typically within 50 km of city's centre) (center)
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一首 いっしゅ
isshu
adverbial noun noun (temporal) tanka, poem
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首長 しゅちょう
shuchou
noun head (of organization, organisation), chief
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首席 しゅせき
shuseki
  1. noun no-adjective head, chief
  2. noun chairman, governor, president
  3. top student, head of the class
  4. top seat, first desk (in orchestra)
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機首 きしゅ
kishu
noun nose (of plane)
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首班 しゅはん
shuhan
noun head, leader, Prime Minister
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首謀 しゅぼう
shubou
  1. noun plotting, planning (crime, intrigue)
  2. ringleader, mastermind, leader (of a plot)
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首領 しゅりょう
shuryou
noun head, chief, boss, leader
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縛り首 しばりくび
shibarikubi
noun (death by) hanging
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首脳部 しゅのうぶ
shunoubu
noun executives, top management, governing body
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首尾 しゅび
shubi
noun auxillary suru verb issue, course of events, beginning and end
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乳首 ちくび
chikubi
noun no-adjective nipple, teat
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首輪 くびわ
kubiwa
  1. noun (animal) collar
  2. necklace, choker
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首筋 くびすじ
kubisuji
noun nape of the neck, back of the neck, scruff of the neck
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船首 せんしゅ
senshu
noun bow (of boat), prow, stem
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鳩首 きゅうしゅ
kyuushu
noun auxillary suru verb going into a huddle
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首級 しゅきゅう
shukyuu
noun decapitated head of an enemy
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乳首 ちちくび
chichikubi
noun no-adjective nipple, teat
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首級 しるし
shirushi
noun decapitated head of an enemy
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首切り くびきり
kubikiri
  1. noun sensitive decapitation, beheading
  2. firings, dismissals, layoffs, downsizing
  3. small samurai sword used for decapitation
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絞首刑 こうしゅけい
koushukei
noun death by hanging
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百人一首 ひゃくにんいっしゅ
hyakuninisshu
noun 100 poems by 100 famous poets, (playing) cards of one hundred famous poems
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首肯く うなずく
unazuku
Godan-ku verb intransitive verb usually kana to nod, to bow one's head in assent, to agree
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首途 かどで
kadode
  1. noun auxillary suru verb leaving one's own house (e.g. when going to war), departure, setting out
  2. starting a new life, starting life anew
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首すじ くびすじ
kubisuji
noun nape of the neck, back of the neck, scruff of the neck
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首斬り くびきり
kubikiri
  1. noun sensitive decapitation, beheading
  2. firings, dismissals, layoffs, downsizing
  3. small samurai sword used for decapitation
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きゅう首 きゅうしゅ
kyuushu
noun auxillary suru verb going into a huddle
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鎌首 かまくび
kamakubi
noun sickle-shaped neck (e.g. snake, praying mantis), crooked neck, gooseneck
丸首 まるくび
marukubi
noun round-necked (T-shirt)
贋首 にせくび
nisekubi
noun falsified severed head
偽首 にせくび
nisekubi
noun falsified severed head
雁首 かりくび
karikubi
  1. noun (something resembling a) goose's neck
  2. glans, head of a penis
カリ首 カリくび
karikubi
  1. noun (something resembling a) goose's neck
  2. glans, head of a penis
雁首 がんくび
gankubi
  1. noun head of a pipe, incl. the bowl and stem attachment
  2. colloquialism neck, head
がん首 がんくび
gankubi
  1. noun head of a pipe, incl. the bowl and stem attachment
  2. colloquialism neck, head
襟首 えりくび
erikubi
noun nape of neck
絞首台 こうしゅだい
koushudai
noun gallows
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