Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 10 strokes
Taught in grade 3

Search words that:
- start with 根
- end with 根
- contain 根
root, radical, head (pimple)
KUN:
  • ne
  • -ね
    -ne
ON:
  • コン
    kon
Written with 10 strokes
Taught in grade 3
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 342 results)

noun
1.
root (of a plant)
2.
root (of a tooth, hair, etc.), center (of a pimple, etc.)
3.
root (of all evil, etc.), source, origin, cause, basis
4.
one's true nature
5.
(fishing) reef

noun
roof
Other readings:
家根【やね】

noun
1.
hedge, fence
2.
border, limit

noun
1.
feather, plume, down
2.
wing
3.
blade (of a fan, propeller, etc.)(only relevant for はね)
4.
shuttlecock (in badminton)(only relevant for はね)
See also:シャトル
5.
shuttlecock (in hanetsuki)(only relevant for 羽根)(also written as 羽子)
6.
arrow feathers(only relevant for 羽根)
All readings:
【はね】
【は】
羽根【はね】

noun, auxillary suru verb
basis, foundation, grounds, authority

noun, no-adjective
root, source, origin, foundation, base, principle
Other readings:
根本【こんぽん】
根元【こんげん】
根元【ねもと】
根源【こんげん】
根原【こんげん】

noun
root, basis, foundation
Other readings:
根柢【こんてい】

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
laying the groundwork, behind-the-scenes maneuvering, consensus-building process
2.
digging around the roots of a tree (before transplanting)

noun
patience, perseverance, persistence, tenacity, energy

noun, no-adjective
(plant) bulb
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 215 results)

Have a little patience with what you're doing

屋根
しゅうり
修理
ひつよう
必要
The roof is really in need of repair

The tree stands higher than the roof

The conclusion rests on a solid basis

みち
ふち
かき
垣根
The path is bordered with hedges

Soon we saw a house whose roof was red

He lives in the house the red roof of which you see over there

かのじょ
彼女の
いえ
しろ
白い
かき
垣根
Her house is surrounded by a white fence

I found a bird whose wing was severely damaged

わた
私の
いえ
屋根
あか
赤い
The roof of my house is red

The tree stands even with the roof

I saw a house whose roof was red

かのじょ
彼女
こん
離婚
しんせい
申請
じゅうぶ
十分な
こんきょ
根拠
She had good reason to file for a divorce

いえ
屋根
あか
赤い
The roof of the house is red

He was a good fellow at heart

あめ
かな
必ず
屋根
あまみず
雨水
Every time it rains, the roof leaks

かれ
しんせつ
親切な
おと
He is a kind man at heart

かれ
しんせつ
親切な
おと
He is by nature a kind fellow

かれ
しんせつ
親切な
おと
男の子
He is by nature a kind fellow

かれ
しん
信ずる
じゅうぶ
十分な
こんきょ
根拠
There are good grounds for believing what he says