Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 4 strokes
Taught in grade 2

Search words that:
- start with 牛
- end with 牛
- contain 牛
cow
KUN:
  • うし
    ushi
ON:
  • ギュウ
    gyuu
Nanori:
  • うじ
    uji
  • go
Written with 4 strokes
Taught in grade 2
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 189 results)

noun
1.
cattle (Bos taurus), cow, bull, ox, calf
2.
beef(usu. ぎゅう)
See also:牛肉
3.
Chinese "Ox" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)(astronomy term)(only relevant for ぎゅう)
Other readings:
【ぎゅう】
ウシ

noun
snail's pace, slow progress

no-adjective, na-adjective, noun
equal (in ability), even, evenly matched, well-matched, on par (with)
All readings:
互角【ごかく】
牛角【ごかく】
互格【ごかく】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing irregular kanji usage

noun
Wagyu beef, Japanese beef

noun
calf, small cow
Other readings:
子牛【こうじ】[1]
小牛【こうし】
小牛【こうじ】[1]
仔牛【こうし】
仔牛【こうじ】[1]
【こうし】
【こうじ】[1]
Notes:
  1. out-dated or obsolete kana usage

noun
gyudon, rice covered with sliced beef, usu. with vegetables
See also:丼ぶり

noun
cow shed, cattle barn

noun
1.
water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis), domestic Asian water buffalo
2.
wild water buffalo (Bubalus arnee), Asian water buffalo
Other readings:
スイギュウ
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 165 results)

あつ
暑い
ぎゅうにゅう
牛乳
くさ
腐る
Milk does not keep long on a hot day

Beef, please

ぎゅうにゅう
牛乳
ほん
I bought two bottles of milk

ぎゅうに
牛肉
This beef is tender

The cows looked big and docile

ちかごろ
近頃
ぎゅうに
牛肉
たか
高い
Beef is expensive nowadays

あつ
熱い
ぎゅうにゅう
牛乳
Milk goes bad quickly in hot weather

You must buy milk, eggs, butter, and so on

あつ
暑い
ぎゅうにゅう
牛乳
くさ
腐り
Milk goes bad quickly in hot weather

うし
けっ
決して
かし
賢くない
Cows are anything but bright

ぎゅうにゅう
牛乳
へん
変な
にお
臭い
This milk smells funny

ぎゅうにゅう
牛乳
The milk has turned sour

ぎゅうにゅう
牛乳
さっきん
殺菌
This milk is free from germs

ぎゅうにゅう
牛乳
こお
凍って
The milk froze and became solid

ぎゅうにゅう
牛乳
The milk turned sour

くさ
腐った
ぎゅうにゅう
牛乳
Bad milk tastes sour

ぎゅうにゅう
牛乳
The milk has gone bad

Milk easily turns sour

ぎゅうにゅう
牛乳
した
明日
This milk won't keep till tomorrow

Cows are more useful than any other animal in this country