Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 3 strokes
Taught in grade 2

Search words that:
- start with 弓
- end with 弓
- contain 弓
bow, bow (archery, violin)
KUN:
  • ゆみ
    yumi
ON:
  • キュウ
    kyuu
Nanori:
  • ko
  • yu
Written with 3 strokes
Taught in grade 2
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 77 results)

noun
1.
bow (weapon)(ゆ is usu. a prefix)
2.
archery(only relevant for ゆみ)
3.
bow (for a violin, etc.)(only relevant for ゆみ)
Other readings:
【ゆ】
【きゅう】

noun
(Japanese) archery

noun
1.
bow and arrow
2.
weapon, arms(only relevant for ゆみや)
Other readings:
弓矢【きゅうし】
弓箭【ゆみや】

noun
1.
(Western) archery
2.
Western-style bow

noun
up-bow (technique used when playing a string instrument)(music term)

noun
catalpa bow, spirit bow, bow used to summon spirits, made of Japanese cherry birch, catalpa, or other wood(Shinto term)

noun
1.
crossbow (incl. large models operated by a number of people)
2.
netted apparatus atop a wall containing large stones, which were dropped onto attackers by cutting the net
3.
slingshot, catapult
Other readings:
【いしゆみ】

noun
bowing (of a stringed instrument)
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Example sentences(showing 14 results)

さい
とき
みず
自ら
ゆみ
つく
作った
By the age of seven, he had already made his own bow and arrows

コヨミ
ゆみ
Koyomi bought a bow and arrows

ちか
つよ
強い
ひと
ゆみ
This is a bow for a strong person

つよ
強い
ひと
つか
使う
ゆみ
This is a bow for a strong person

ちか
つよ
強い
ひと
つか
使う
ゆみ
This is a bow for a strong person

亜弓
13
さい
やく
子役
えい
映画
たい
舞台
しゅつえ
出演
That 'Ayumi' kid, only 13 but has performed in movies and theatres as a child actor since she was five

The Indians fought with bows and arrows

A bow is no use without arrows

しゅうか
週間
きゅうど
弓道
Mr Sato practices archery in the weekends

にじ
そら
きゅうじょう
弓じょう
The rainbow forms an arc in the sky

Native Americans fought with bow and arrow

He turned the doorknob with his left hand

This bow has a strong draw

ねこ
ゆみなり
弓なり
The cat arched its back