Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 5 strokes
Taught in grade 3

Search words that:
- start with 代
- end with 代
- contain 代
substitute, change, convert, replace, period, age, counter for decades of ages, eras, etc., generation, charge, rate, fee
KUN:
  • か.わる
    ka.waru
  • かわ.る
    kawa.ru
  • かわ.り
    kawa.ri
  • か.わり
    ka.wari
  • -がわ.り
    -gawa.ri
  • -が.わり
    -ga.wari
  • か.える
    ka.eru
  • yo
  • しろ
    shiro
ON:
  • ダイ
    dai
  • タイ
    tai
Nanori:
  • su
Written with 5 strokes
Taught in grade 3
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 804 results)

noun (temporal), noun
1.
period, epoch, era, age
2.
the times, those days
3.
oldness, ancientness, antiquity
4.
antique, period piece(abbreviation)
See also:時代物

noun, no-adjective
1.
substitute, replacement, substituting, replacing
2.
stand-in, proxy, alternate, deputy, relief, successor
noun
3.
compensation, exchange, return(usu. as 〜代わりに, etc.)
See also:代わりに
4.
another helping, second helping, seconds, refill(usu. as お代わり)
5.
upcoming program, upcoming programme(abbreviation)(esp. 替わり, 替り)
Other readings:
替わり【かわり】
代り【かわり】
替り【かわり】

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
1.
representative, representation, delegation, type, example, model
noun
2.
switchboard number, main number(abbreviation)
See also:代表番号

no-adjective, adverbial noun, noun
nowadays, modern era, modern times, present-day

noun
1.
present day, modern times, recent times
2.
early modern period (in Japan, usu. from the Meiji Restoration until the end of World War II)
See also:明治維新

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
representation, agency, proxy, deputy, agent, attorney, substitute, alternate, acting (principal, etc.)

noun
price, cost, charge, payment, bill, fee

noun
age, era, period, date

Ichidan verb, transitive verb
1.
to replace(usu. 替える)
2.
to exchange, to interchange(usu. 換える)
3.
to substitute(usu. 代える)
All readings:
換える【かえる】
替える【かえる】
代える【かえる】

noun, auxillary suru verb
alternation, change, relief, relay, shift, substitution (sports, etc.), taking turns
Other readings:
交替【こうたい】
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 1010 results)

ちが
間違った
だい
時代
ちが
間違った
しょ
場所
The wrong time, the wrong place

うた
わた
私の
ちゅうがっこ
中学校
だい
時代
This song reminds me of my junior high school days

I never see this album without thinking of my high school days

わた
げんだい
現代
ちょうこ
彫刻
かい
理解
I really can't understand modern sculpture

Instead of going to Europe, I decided to go to America

うた
かな
必ず
こうこう
高校
だい
時代
おも
思い出す
I never hear that song without remembering my high school days

かのじょ
彼女
かい
しゅっせ
出席
I attended the meeting on her behalf

かのじょ
彼女の
だい
代理
えい
英語
せんせい
先生
I can't take the place of her as an English teacher

わた
だれ
誰か
かのじょ
彼女の
ひと
さが
捜した
I looked for someone to take her place

しゃしん
写真
わた
私の
しょうね
少年
だい
時代
This photograph reminds me of enjoyable times when I was a child

いちどう
一同
だいひょ
代表
かんげい
歓迎
On behalf of the company, I welcome you

I'll do your shopping, clean up the house, and cook your dinner for you

わた
私の
かれ
かいごう
会合
しゅっせ
出席
He attended the meeting in my place

Please have a second helping

Let's row the boat in turn

かれ
彼の
かお
こうこう
高校
だい
時代
ともだち
友達
ひと
1人
His face reminded me of one of my friends in my senior high school days

わた
私の
かれ
がみ
手紙
くだ
下さい
Write to him for me, Jan

はた
働き
いちにちじゅ
一日中
いえ
I stayed at home all day instead of going to work

Will you go to the meeting in my place

わた
しゃしん
写真
がっこう
学校
だい
時代
おも
思い出す
The picture reminds me of my happy school days