Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 9 strokes
Taught in grade 2

Search words that:
- start with 後
- end with 後
- contain 後
behind, back, later
KUN:
  • のち
    nochi
  • うし.ろ
    ushi.ro
  • うしろ
    ushiro
  • あと
    ato
  • おく.れる
    oku.reru
ON:
  • go
  • コウ
    kou
Nanori:
  • こし
    koshi
  • shi
  • しい
    shii
  • しり
    shiri
Written with 9 strokes
Taught in grade 2
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 548 results)

noun, no-adjective
1.
behind, rear
See also:後ずさり
2.
after, later
See also:その後
3.
remainder, the rest
adverbial noun
4.
more (e.g. five more minutes), left
5.
also, in addition
noun, no-adjective
6.
descendant, successor, heir
7.
after one's death
8.
past, previous(archaism)

adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
afternoon, p.m.
Other readings:
午后【ごご】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing out-dated kanji

noun, no-adjective
back, behind, rear
Other readings:
【うしろ】[1]
Notes:
  1. irregular okurigana usage

noun
1.
end, conclusion
no-adjective
2.
last, final, latest, most recent
expression
3.
no sooner than, once, right after (often having negative consequences)(after -tara form or -ta form followed by "ga")
noun
4.
one's final moments(archaism)
See also:最期

Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1.
to be late, to be delayed, to fall behind schedule, to be overdue(usu. 遅れる)
2.
to fall behind (in a race, one's studies, etc.), to lag behind, to be behind (the times)(oft. 後れる)
3.
to be bereaved of, to be preceded by (someone) in death(oft. 後れる)
4.
to be slow (of a clock or watch)
All readings:
遅れる【おくれる】
後れる【おくれる】

adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
from now on, hereafter

noun, no-adjective
the latter
See also:前者 (antonym)

noun
1.
buttocks, behind, rump, bottom, hips
2.
undersurface, bottom
3.
last place, end
4.
consequence
All readings:
【しり】
【しり】
【しり】

adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
day after tomorrow
Other readings:
明後日【みょうごにち】

noun, no-adjective
1.
later, afterwards, since(usually kana)
2.
future(usually kana)
3.
after one's death
4.
descendant(archaism)
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 1929 results)

Come the day after tomorrow

けっこん
結婚
こうかい
後悔
Marry in haste, and repent at leisure

せんせい
先生
はい
入った
あと
かれ
彼ら
はな
話し
They carried on talking even after the teacher came in

午後
まいにち
毎日
れんしゅ
練習
かのじょ
彼女の
すこ
少しも
じょうた
上達
Although she practised every afternoon, her tennis didn't improve at all

What are you going to do after you leave school

かれ
彼の
とうちゃ
到着
あと
ふつ
2日
かのじょ
彼女
She died two days after his arrival

Please come to my office in the afternoon

しつぎょ
失業
あと
かれ
たいへん
大変
ろう
苦労
After losing his job, he went through a very difficult time

わた
私の
あと
くだ
下さい
Please follow me

ほう
放課後
つだ
お手伝い
Could you help us after school

He came after you left

I am very tired from teaching

Even after it was hit, the pole was still upright

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

Then I'll come again later

I will tell you the rest tomorrow

He ate three and said he could eat as many again

ごと
仕事の
あと
いっぱい
一杯
How about going out for a drink after work

Stand back, please

He must be very tired after a long walk