Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 6 strokes
Taught in grade 2

Search words that:
- start with 当
- end with 当
- contain 当
hit, right, appropriate, himself
KUN:
  • あ.たる
    a.taru
  • あ.たり
    a.tari
  • あ.てる
    a.teru
  • あ.て
    a.te
  • まさ.に
    masa.ni
  • まさ.にべし
    masa.nibeshi
ON:
  • トウ
    tou
Nanori:
  • たい
    tai
Written with 6 strokes
Taught in grade 2
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 530 results)

noun, no-adjective, na-adjective
1.
truth, reality, actuality, fact
no-adjective, na-adjective
2.
proper, right, correct, official
3.
genuine, authentic, real, natural, veritable
Other readings:
本当【ほんと】[2]
本當【ほんとう】[1]
本當【ほんと】[1][2]
ホント[2]
ホントー
ホントウ
Notes:
  1. word containing out-dated kanji
  2. word containing irregular kana usage

noun
bento, Japanese box lunch
See also:弁当
Other readings:
御弁当【おべんとう】

na-adjective, noun
1.
suitable, proper, appropriate, adequate, fit, fair(only relevant for てきとう)
2.
perfunctory, half-minded, sloppy, lazy, careless, noncommittal, unreliable, irresponsible
Other readings:
テキトー

adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
at that time, in those days

noun, auxillary suru verb
being in charge (of an area of responsibility), being responsible (for a work role, etc.)

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
1.
corresponding to (in meaning, function, etc.), being equivalent to
na-adjective, no-adjective
2.
appropriate, suitable, befitting, proportionate
auxillary suru verb
3.
to be proportionate to, to be in keeping with, to be deserving of, to be worthy of
na-adjective, no-adjective
4.
considerable, substantial
adverb
5.
considerably, rather, quite, fairly, pretty

noun
bento, Japanese box lunch
See also:お弁当
Other readings:
辨當【べんとう】[1]
弁當【べんとう】[1]
辨当【べんとう】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing out-dated kanji

Ichidan verb, transitive verb
1.
to hit
2.
to expose
3.
to apply (e.g. patch), to put on, to put against, to hold on, to hold against
4.
to allot, to call on someone (e.g. in class)
5.
to guess (an answer)
6.
to make a hit (e.g. in a lottery)

noun
1.
estimate, guess, conjecture, aim
2.
direction, bearings
3.
registration mark (printing)
noun (suffix)
4.
approximately, about, around

Godan-ru verb, intransitive verb
1.
to be hit, to strike
See also:外す (antonym)
2.
to touch, to be in contact, to be affixed
3.
to be equivalent to, to be applicable, to apply to
4.
to be right on the money (of a prediction, criticism, etc.)
5.
to be selected (in a lottery, etc.), to win
6.
to be successful, to go well, to be a hit
7.
to face, to confront
8.
to lie (in the direction of)
9.
to undertake, to be assigned
10.
to be stricken (by food poisoning, heat, etc.), to be afflicted
11.
to be called on (e.g. by a teacher)
12.
to treat (esp. harshly), to lash out at
13.
to be unnecessary(as 〜するには当たらない, etc.)
14.
to be hitting well, to be on a hitting streak(baseball term)(usu. as 当たっている)
15.
to feel a bite (in fishing)
16.
(of fruit, etc.) to be bruised, to spoil
Godan-ru verb, transitive verb
17.
to feel (something) out, to probe into, to check (i.e. by comparison)
18.
to shave
19.
to be a relative of a person, to be a ... in relation to ..., to stand in a relationship(as 〜の〜に当たる)
Other readings:
当る【あたる】
中る【あたる】
中たる【あたる】
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 2115 results)

ほんとう
本当
Do you? Why

So nice that you are back

ほんとう
本当
Oh no, really

Industry as we know it today didn't exist in those days

Go for broke

ほんとう
本当
Oh, have you

This rule applies to all cases

I took it for granted that you knew the whole matter

とう
当時
ぶっ
物価
まいしゅ
毎週
へん
変化
The prices of commodities varied every week then

There are cases where this rule doesn't hold good

Please warm yourself at the fire

Something I ate yesterday disagreed with me

Oh, it's very kind of you to say so

せんきょ
選挙
うんどう
運動
せいこう
成功
かのじょ
彼女
とうせん
当選
The campaign succeeded and she won the election

The news may be true

かれ
彼の
はな
ほんとう
本当
His story may be true

きみ
とうぜん
当然
さん
参加
I take it for granted that you will join

えんじょ
援助
ほんとう
本当に
かんしゃ
感謝
I am very grateful to you for your help

There are cases where the rule does not hold good

I had to think about the problem for quite a while before I saw daylight