Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 7 strokes
Taught in grade 5

Search words that:
- start with 余
- end with 余
- contain 余
too much, myself, surplus, other, remainder
KUN:
  • あま.る
    ama.ru
  • あま.り
    ama.ri
  • あま.す
    ama.su
  • あんま.り
    anma.ri
ON:
  • yo
Nanori:
  • あまる
    amaru
Written with 7 strokes
Taught in grade 5
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 191 results)

noun
1.
surplus, margin, leeway, room, space, time, allowance, flexibility, scope
2.
composure, placidity, complacency, calm

na-adjective, noun
extra, excess, surplus

na-adjective, noun
1.
too many, too much, excessive, superfluous, superabundant, extra, spare, surplus(often as 余計に)
na-adjective, no-adjective, noun
2.
unnecessary, needless, uncalled-for, otiose
adverb
3.
abundantly, excessively, needlessly, all the more

Godan-ru verb, intransitive verb
to remain, to be left over, to be in excess, to be too many
See also:余り,  余り

noun, no-adjective
1.
another place, somewhere else, strange parts(usually kana)
2.
outside (one's family or group), someone else, other people(usually kana)
See also: (antonym)
noun
3.
not caring for, being indifferent to, taking little notice of, ignoring, neglecting(usually kana)(as 〜をよそに, 〜をよそにして, etc.)
Other readings:
よそ《他所》
よそ《外》

noun
place, room, margin, scope
Other readings:
餘地【よち】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing out-dated kanji

noun, no-adjective
leisure, leisure time, spare time

noun, no-adjective
1.
remainder, remnant, rest, balance, surplus, remains (of a meal), leftovers(usually kana)(only relevant for あまり)
adverb
2.
(not) very, (not) much(usually kana)(with neg. sentence)
3.
too much, excessively, overly(usually kana)(esp. as あまりに(も))
na-adjective, no-adjective
4.
extreme, great, severe, tremendous, terrible
noun (suffix)
5.
more than, over(only relevant for あまり)
Other readings:
あまり《餘り》[1]
あんまり《余り》
あんまり《餘り》[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing out-dated kanji

noun, auxillary suru verb
looking away, looking aside
All readings:
よそ見【よそみ】
余所見【よそみ】

adverb, no-adjective, na-adjective
1.
very, greatly, much, considerably, to a large extent, quite(usually kana)(余 is ateji)
See also:よほど
adverb
2.
just about to, almost, very nearly(usually kana)
See also:よほど
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 906 results)

Please don't walk too fast

No, not too much

We don't meet very often recently

さいきん
最近
かれ
I haven't seen much of him recently

My business is slow right now

べんきょ
勉強
いっしょうけんめ
一生懸命
こと
こうかい
後悔
I regret not having studied hard for the test

そっちょ
率直に
しょうせ
小説
おもしろ
面白くない
Frankly speaking, this novel isn't very interesting

The sands are running out

かれ
ひと
一人
あま
余る
しんぱん
審判
He's an odd man; so we'll have him referee

We haven't had much rain this year

じっさい
実際
ほうほう
方法
かいぜん
改善
余地
Actually, this method has plenty of room for improvement

He talks too fast

かれ
べんきょ
勉強しない
がっこう
学校
せいせき
成績
He does not study hard, but does very well at school

Please don't boil the eggs so hard

I don't have much money now

She does not have much money

ぶん
余分な
部屋
きゃ
とき
たいへん
大変
やく
役に立つ
こと
The extra room proved very useful when we had visitors

Most work is not very pleasant

Many things kept me from getting much sleep last night