Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 15 strokes
Taught in grade 3

Search words that:
- start with 横
- end with 横
- contain 横
sideways, side, horizontal, width, woof, unreasonable, perverse
KUN:
  • よこ
    yoko
ON:
  • オウ
    ou
Written with 15 strokes
Taught in grade 3
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 207 results)

noun
1.
horizontal (as opposed to vertical), lying down
See also:横になる
2.
side-to-side (as opposed to front-to-back), width, breadth
3.
side (of a box, etc.)
4.
beside, aside, next to
5.
unconnected
Other readings:
ヨコ

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
crossing, traversing
2.
traversing horizontally, passing west to east (or east to west)
See also:縦断
3.
cutting horizontally

Godan-ru verb, transitive verb
to cross (e.g. road), to traverse
Other readings:
横ぎる【よこぎる】

noun
1.
yokozuna (highest rank in sumo), grand champion(sumo term)
2.
best in its field, crème de la crème, cream of the crop

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
sidewise crawl (e.g. of a crab), crawling sideways(only relevant for よこばい)
noun
2.
leafhopper (insect), jassid(usually kana)
3.
sidewinder (Crotalus cerastes)(abbreviation, usually kana)
4.
levelling off (of prices, etc.), stabilizing
Other readings:
横這い【よこばい】
ヨコバイ

noun, auxillary suru verb
embezzlement, misappropriation, usurpation

noun
1.
length and width, length and breadth, lengthwise and crosswise, longitude and latitude, vertical and horizontal
2.
four cardinal points, every direction(only relevant for じゅうおう)
3.
as one wishes, as one pleases, at will(only relevant for じゅうおう)
4.
warp and weft, warp and woof(only relevant for たてよこ)
Other readings:
縦横【たてよこ】

na-adjective, noun
wicked, evil
All readings:
【よこしま】
横しま【よこしま】
邪ま【よこしま】[1]
Notes:
  1. irregular okurigana usage

noun, no-adjective
1.
side, beside
2.
feature of a sword blade
Other readings:
横手【よこで】

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
sidelong glance
noun
2.
short grain (paper)
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 344 results)

Swimming across the lake almost finished me

かのじょ
彼女
どう
道路
おうだん
横断
あし
She slipped in crossing the road

わた
私の
ちょうど
丁度
いま
よこ
横切った
The cat has just passed by beside me

This room is twelve feet by twenty-four feet

こうえん
公園
よこ
横切って
ある
歩いた
I walked across the park

せま
狭い
みち
はし
よこ
横切り
はら
野原
とお
通り
おか
A small road ran across the bridge, through the fields, and over a hill

とお
通り
わた
事故
もくげき
目撃
When I was crossing the street, I saw an accident

たいせき
体積
けいさん
計算
たて
よこ
ふか
To calculate the volume, multiply the length by the width by the depth

ひと
人込み
から
よこ
He edged sideways through the crowd

He squashed up a bit to the side to leave a seat free

なつ
てんしゃ
自転車
おうだん
横断
りょこう
旅行
I'll travel across Europe by bicycle this summer

たいふう
台風
とうほく
東北
ほう
地方
おうだん
横断
The typhoon may cross the Tohoku district

がっこう
学校
とちゅう
途中
とお
通り
おうだん
横断
事故
While crossing the street on my way to school, I met with an accident

Please go around to the side of the house

とお
通り
おうだん
横断
さい
かれ
あし
He slipped while crossing the street

I saw something very bright fly across the night sky

ふね
たいへいよう
太平洋
おうだん
横断
The boat sailed across the Pacific Ocean

The ball rolled across the lawn

くも
そら
よこ
横ぎって
Clouds are flying across the sky

かれ
にわ
ある
歩いて
よこ
横切った
He walked across the garden