Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 8 strokes
Taught in grade 5

Search words that:
- start with 招
- end with 招
- contain 招
beckon, invite, summon, engage
KUN:
  • まね.く
    mane.ku
ON:
  • ショウ
    shou
Written with 8 strokes
Taught in grade 5
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 43 results)

Godan-bu verb, transitive verb
1.
to call out (to), to call, to invoke
2.
to summon (a doctor, etc.)
3.
to invite
4.
to designate, to name, to brand
5.
to garner (support, etc.), to gather
6.
to take as one's wife(archaism)
See also:娶る
All readings:
呼ぶ【よぶ】
喚ぶ【よぶ】
招ぶ【よぶ】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing irregular kanji usage

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
invitation
Other readings:
招待【しょうだい】[1]
請待【しょうたい】
請待【しょうだい】[1]
Notes:
  1. out-dated or obsolete kana usage

Godan-ku verb, transitive verb
1.
to invite, to ask
2.
to beckon, to wave someone in, to gesture to
3.
to call in, to send for, to summon
4.
to bring on oneself, to cause, to incur, to lead to, to result in

noun
invitation

noun, auxillary suru verb
invitation, summons, bidding (e.g. to host the Olympics), calling

noun, auxillary suru verb
call, summons, convening, convocation

noun, auxillary suru verb
invitation
Other readings:
招請【しょうじょう】
招請【ちょうしょう】
召請【しょうせい】
召請【しょうじょう】
召請【ちょうしょう】

noun, auxillary suru verb
beckoning
Other readings:
手まねき【てまねき】

noun, auxillary suru verb
(courteous) invitation, call
Other readings:
招へい【しょうへい】

Godan-ku verb, transitive verb
to beckon (to)
Other readings:
さし招く【さしまねく】
差招く【さしまねく】[1]
Notes:
  1. irregular okurigana usage
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 252 results)

Thank you so much for inviting me

Thank you for inviting me to the party

I am grateful to you for inviting me to the party

わた
がい
以外
Everyone except me was invited

よろ
喜んで
しょうた
招待
I am glad to accept your invitation

かのじょ
彼女の
たんじょうび
誕生日
I was invited to her birthday party

かのじょ
彼女の
たんじょうび
誕生日
I was invited to her birthday party

I would like to express to you my deepest gratitude for having been a guest at your party

It was very kind of you to invite me

First of all, let me say how glad I am to be here

さいさん
再三
かれ
彼ら
しょうた
招待
けっ
決して
Time after time I've invited them to come over and visit us but time and time again they've never come

しょうね
少年
ろく
にん
Six were invited, including the boy

よろ
喜んで
しょうた
招待
I will be very happy to accept your invitation

You can invite any person you like

わた
しょうた
招待
なん
何と
しんせつ
親切な
How nice of you to invite me along

Thank you very much for the wonderful dinner last night

It is very kind of you to invite me to the party

From time to time, a proposal to pull down a much-loved old building to make room for a new block of flats, raises a storm of angry protest

かのじょ
彼女
しょうた
招待
おう
応じた
She naturally accepted the invitation

わた
私の
ともだち
友達
しょうた
招待
All my friends are invited here