Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 15 strokes
Taught in Junior high

Search words that:
- start with 摩
- end with 摩
- contain 摩
chafe, rub, polish, grind, scrape
KUN:
  • ま.する
    ma.suru
  • さす.る
    sasu.ru
  • す.る
    su.ru
ON:
  • ma
Written with 15 strokes
Taught in Junior high
Radicals:
广
Example words(showing 1-10 of 100 results)

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
friction, rubbing, chafing
noun
2.
discord, friction, strife, conflict
See also:軋轢

Godan-su verb, transitive verb
1.
to deceive, to falsify, to misrepresent, to cheat, to swindle, to tamper, to juggle, to manipulate(usually kana)
2.
to dodge, to beg the question (issue, difficulties)(usually kana)
3.
to varnish over, to gloss over(usually kana)
All readings:
ごまかす《誤魔化す》[1]
ごまかす《誤摩化す》[1]
ごまかす《胡麻化す》[1]
ごまかす《誤魔かす》[1]
ごまかす《胡魔化す》[1]
Notes:
  1. ateji (phonetic) reading

Godan-ru verb, transitive verb
1.
to rub, to chafe, to strike (match), to file, to frost (glass)
2.
to lose (e.g. a match), to forfeit, to squander one's money (e.g. through gambling, Pachinko, etc.)
All readings:
擦る【する】
摩る【する】
磨る【する】
擂る【する】

noun
sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas)(usually kana)
All readings:
さつまいも《さつま芋》
さつまいも《薩摩芋》
さつまいも《甘薯》
さつまいも《甘藷》
かんしょ《甘薯》
かんしょ《甘藷》
サツマイモ

Godan-ru verb, transitive verb
to rub, to pat, to stroke, to massage(usually kana)
Other readings:
さする《擦る》

noun
Morocco(usually kana)
Notes:
  1. ateji (phonetic) reading

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
massage (esp. anma, a traditional form of Japanese massage)
noun
2.
masseur, masseuse, massager(sensitive)
3.
blind person(archaism, colloquialism)(from blind people historically oft. being masseurs)
Other readings:
按摩【あんま】

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
grinding, polishing
2.
refining (skill, knowledge, etc.), striving to master something
All readings:
研磨【けんま】
研摩【けんま】

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
wear, abrasion
Other readings:
磨耗【まもう】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing irregular kanji usage
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Example sentences(showing 16 results)

The buildings are small in comparison with the skyscrapers in New York

ははおや
母親
びょうき
病気の
ども
子供
なか
背中
The mother rubbed the sick child's back

らいしゅ
来週
しゅっぱ
出発します
I will be leaving for Morocco next week

にちべい
日米
かん
さつ
摩擦
かん
緩和
ほうこう
方向
Frictions between Japan and the U.S. are easing up for a change

わた
私たち
多摩
どうぶつえん
動物園
We went to the Tama Zoo

Would you like me to massage your chest

てんろう
摩天楼
ほか
他の
たてもの
建物
じょうほ
上方
The skyscraper rose above the other buildings around

Tires wear down because of friction between the rubber and the road surface

かのじょ
彼女
摩周
She likes Lake Mashuu

りょうこ
両国
あい
ぼうえきさつ
貿易摩擦
しょ
生じて
Trade friction might arise between the nations at any moment

わた
かのじょ
彼女
ぼうえきさつ
貿易摩擦
はな
話す
おも
思う
I think that she will discuss trade friction

べいこくじん
米国人
あい
さつ
摩擦
Friction between the Americans and the British mounted

This sweet potato is only half-baked and is still crunchy

Friction causes a match to light

So-called trade friction could be avoided some day

いま
今にも
りょうこくか
両国間
ぼうえきさつ
貿易摩擦
しょ
生じ
Trade friction might arise between the two nations at any moment