Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 9 strokes
Taught in grade 2

Search words that:
- start with 星
- end with 星
- contain 星
star, spot, dot, mark
KUN:
  • ほし
    hoshi
  • -ぼし
    -boshi
ON:
  • セイ
    sei
  • ショウ
    shou
Written with 9 strokes
Taught in grade 2
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 385 results)

noun
1.
star (usu. not including the Sun), planet (usu. not including Earth), heavenly body
2.
star (glyph, symbol, shape)
3.
star (actor, player, etc.)
4.
small dot, spot, fleck
5.
star point (in go), hoshi, intersection marked with a dot
6.
perp, perpetrator, mark, offender, suspect(slang)(police slang)
7.
bullseye
8.
one's star (that determines one's fate), one's fortune
See also:九星
9.
point, score(sumo term)

noun
1.
(natural) satellite, moon(astronomy term)
2.
(artificial) satellite
See also:人工衛星

noun
1.
constellation
2.
astrological sign, star sign, zodiac sign

noun
communication satellite, Broadcast Satellite, BS

noun
1.
white circle, white star
2.
victory mark(sumo term)

noun
(mark indicating) a win

noun
1.
black spot, black dot, bull's-eye
2.
mark indicating a defeat(sumo term)
3.
loss, failure, mistake, faux pas
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 199 results)

Not a star was to be seen

こんばん
今晩
ほし
Not a single star is to be seen tonight

そら
ほし
ひと
一つ
Not a star was to be seen in the sky

Not a star was to be seen in the sky

ちい
小さい
ほし
いちばん
一番
あか
明るい
That small star is brightest

The stars are spread all over the night sky

The stars came out

The stars were beginning to appear

ほし
しじゅう
始終
The stars shone all the time

ほし
よる
Make a wish on a starry night

The stars are spread all over the night sky

Not a star was to be seen that night

おくじょ
屋上
ほし
かんさつ
観察
Last night, we watched the stars from the rooftop

かれ
彼ら
ほし
みち
導かれて
しま
Guided by the star, they reached the island

かれ
あた
新しい
ほし
はっけん
発見
He discovered a new star

ちきゅう
地球
みず
てん
わくせい
惑星
ちが
違う
The earth is different from the other planets in that it has water

そら
なんじゅ
何十
おく
ほし
There are billions of stars in the sky

ほし
ひる
昼間
Stars cannot be seen in the daytime

ぼうえんきょ
望遠鏡
ほし
ゆめ
With this telescope stars and dreams can be seen

ぞら
夜空
ほし
ひと
一つ
Not a star was to be seen in the sky