Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 8 strokes
Taught in grade 4

Search words that:
- start with 岡
- end with 岡
- contain 岡
mount, hill, knoll
KUN:
  • おか
    oka
ON:
  • コウ
    kou
Written with 8 strokes
Taught in grade 4
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 25 results)

noun
1.
hill, height, knoll, rising ground(only relevant for 丘 and 岡 and 壟)
2.
bonus points awarded to the winner at the end of a game(usually kana, mahjong term)(only relevant for 丘 and 陸符)
All readings:
【おか】
【おか】
【おか】[1]
陸符【おか】
Notes:
  1. word containing out-dated kanji

noun
Shizuoka (city, prefecture)

noun
Fukuoka (city, prefecture)

noun
judicial decision made with human kindness and warmth in a fair manner (from the decisions of Ōoka Tadasuke, a jurist in 17th century Japan)

noun
hired thief taker (Edo period), private secret policeman, private detective(archaism)
Other readings:
岡引【おかっぴき】

noun
gooseneck loosestrife (Lysimachia clethroides)(usually kana)
Other readings:
おかとらのお《岡虎尾》
オカトラノオ

noun
hired thief taker (Edo period), private secret policeman, private detective(archaism)
Other readings:
岡引【おかひき】
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 24 results)

わた
私の
した
親しい
ゆうじん
友人
、福岡一郎
Mr Ichiro Fukuoka, a close friend of mine, would very much like to meet you

Next Sunday we are going to have a party for Mr Oka

ブライアン
おか
Brian lives over the hill

ふくおか
福岡
わた
まち
てんけい
典型
Fukuoka is very typical of the kind of town I like

とうしゃ
当事者
きみ
かれ
けっこう
結構
ひょうか
評価
おかはちもく
傍目八目
わた
私の
きび
厳しい
かた
見方
You speak pretty highly of him but you're directly involved. I think my less charitable view might be more accurate since I can look at things objectively

岡山
おお
大きな
都市
Is Okayama a big city

ちち
ふくおか
福岡
ちい
小さな
みせ
My father owns a small business in Fukuoka

They will have arrived at Morioka by noon

ひと
1人
ふくおか
福岡
のこ
残り
にいがた
新潟
One lives in Fukuoka, and the others live in Niigata

I've never been beyond Okayama

わた
しずおか
静岡
しゅっし
出身
I am from Shizuoka

おかはちもく
傍目八目
こと
言葉
いち
一度
きょうか
協会
はな
離れて
ほん
日本
いた
頂き
Like the saying that things are seen clearest from outside I wish he'd leave the association for a time and take a look at Japanese soccer

I would appreciate it if you could find time to see Mr Fukuoka, or to introduce him to one of your associates

わた
10
ねん
まえ
ふくおか
福岡
おと
訪れた
I visited Fukuoka ten years ago

わた
きゅうしゅう
九州
ふくおか
福岡
I'm from Fukuoka in Kyushu

かのじょ
彼女
せいとう
政党
かんけい
関係なく
西岡
とうひょ
投票
She voted for Mr Nishioka irrespective of party lines

I hear there was an earthquake in Shizuoka

48
さい
川勝良一
かんとく
監督
ろくがつ
6月
ふくおか
福岡
、46
さい
松田
かんとく
監督
いんねん
因縁
かんけい
関係
The 48-year-old Ryouichi Kawakatsu took over as coach at Fukuoka in June this year, but his fate is closely linked with that of 46-year-old Matsuda

しょうが
小学
ねん
むす
息子
しずおか
静岡
名古屋
しょうがっこ
小学校
てんにゅ
転入
My fifth-year junior school son has transferred into a school in Nagoya from Shizuoka

How large is the population of Shizuoka City