Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 8 strokes
Taught in grade 3

Search words that:
- start with 波
- end with 波
- contain 波
waves, billows, Poland
KUN:
  • なみ
    nami
ON:
  • ha
Nanori:
  • ひら
    hira
  • みな
    mina
  • みなみ
    minami
  • wa
Written with 8 strokes
Taught in grade 3
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 371 results)

noun
1.
wave
2.
ups and downs(idiom )
Other readings:
【なみ】
【なみ】

noun
1.
radio wave, reception, signal(only relevant for でんぱ)
noun, na-adjective
2.
saying strange things(slang)
Other readings:
デムパ
デンパ

noun
tsunami, tidal wave
Other readings:
津浪【つなみ】
海嘯【つなみ】

noun, no-adjective
short wave

noun
1.
ripple, ring on the water
2.
repercussions
3.
Japanese slit drum, instrument made of iron with slits on top; makes a rippling sound(music term)

noun, no-adjective
disturbance, trouble, ups and downs
Other readings:
波瀾【はらん】

noun, auxillary suru verb
spread, extension, influence, aftereffect, ripple

noun
1.
waves that remain after the wind has subsided
2.
after-effect, aftermath(only relevant for よは)
Other readings:
余波【なごり】
余波【なごろ】[1]
Notes:
  1. out-dated or obsolete kana usage

noun, noun (prefix)
ultrasonic waves, ultrasound
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 101 results)

The waves are rising

しん
地震
なみ
津波
おそ
襲った
There was an earthquake and, in addition, there was a tsunami

くう
空気
あい
場合
たい
大気
ちゅ
つね
常に
てい
ある程度
しっ
湿気
りょ
おおはば
大幅に
ひか
なみ
えいきょ
影響
As for the air, there is always some moisture in the atmosphere, but when the amount increases a great deal, it affects the light waves

なみ
たか
高い
The waves are high

The waves are subsiding

かれ
彼の
けいたいでん
携帯電話
ほか
他の
でん
電話
ぼうがい
妨害
でん
電波
His mobile phone produced radio emissions that interfered with other phones

Quite a few people were killed on the cold wave that hit this area

ふね
なみ
すす
進んだ
The ship cut her way through the waves

The waves swallowed up the boat

ひか
なみ
くうかん
空間
さまざま
様々な
しゅるい
種類
ぶっしつ
物質
なか
とお
通って
すす
進む
Light waves travel through space and various kinds of materials

ひか
なみ
くうちゅ
空中
もっ
最も
はや
速く
すす
進み
すいちゅ
水中
おそ
遅く
なか
おそ
遅く
すす
進む
While light waves travel most quickly through air, they go slower through water and even slower through glass

The breaking waves formed foam

The waves dashed against the rocks

なみ
たか
高い
The waves are high today

The waves dashed the shore

かな
悲しみ
うみ
よろ
歓び
なみ
Pools of sorrow, wave of joy

He had the sensation that he was still on the waves

Waves are breaking against the rocks

えんがん
沿岸
たい
地帯
なみ
津波
けいほう
警報
The coast was warned against a tsunami

ふね
あらなみ
荒波
The ship encountered rough seas