Kanji details for

Common kanji
Uses 8 strokes
Taught in grade 3

Search words that:
- start with 油
- end with 油
- contain 油
oil, fat
KUN:
  • あぶら
    abura
ON:
  • yu
  • ユウ
    yuu
Written with 8 strokes
Taught in grade 3
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 341 results)

noun
soy sauce, shoyu(しょゆ, しょゆう are dial.)
Other readings:
醤油【しょうゆう】[2]
しょう油【しょうゆ】
しょう油【しょうゆう】[2]
醬油【しょうゆ】
醬油【しょうゆう】[2]
正油【しょうゆ】[1]
正油【しょうゆう】[1][2]
しょゆ[3]
しょゆう[3]
Notes:
  1. ateji (phonetic) reading
  2. out-dated or obsolete kana usage
  3. word containing irregular kana usage

noun
1.
oil, petroleum
2.
kerosene, paraffin(colloquialism)
See also:灯油

noun
kerosene, paraffin, lamp oil

noun, auxillary suru verb
negligence, carelessness, inattention, unpreparedness

noun
oil-producing countries (nations)
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 161 results)

あぶらえ
油絵
すこ
少し
はな
離れて
Oil paintings show to advantage at a distance

いき
地域
ふんそう
紛争
せき
石油
ほきゅう
補給
いち
一時
Because of fighting in the region, the oil supply was temporarily cut off

Don't shout at the crying child. It only adds fuel to the fire

We're running short of oil. We'd better ask the store to bring us more

A ship which conveys oil is called an oil tanker

みず
あぶ
きた
汚く
The water was fouled by oil

Oil and water don't blend

あぶ
みず
Oil and water don't mix

ほん
日本
せき
石油
そく
不足
Japan was hard up for oil

You'd better stay on your guard

いちばん
一番
あぶ
This engine consumes the most oil

I realized I was off my guard

わた
せき
石油
かいしゃ
会社
I work for an oil company

わた
私の
ふく
あぶ
My clothes were dirty with oil

あぶ
みず
Oil and water don't blend

われわれ
我々
くに
せき
石油
そく
不足
We are not short of oil in this country

せき
石油
かいしゃ
会社
ふた
再び
かく
価格
The oil companies increased the price of gas again

てんしゃ
自転車
あぶ
This bicycle needs oiling

We've run short of oil

There is little oil in Japan