Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 9 strokes
Taught in Junior high

Search words that:
- start with 珍
- end with 珍
- contain 珍
rare, curious, strange
KUN:
  • めずら.しい
    mezura.shii
  • たから
    takara
ON:
  • チン
    chin
Nanori:
  • じん
    jin
Written with 9 strokes
Taught in Junior high
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 80 results)

adjective
1.
unusual, rare, curious
2.
new, novel
3.
fine (e.g. gift)
Other readings:
珍らしい【めずらしい】[1]
Notes:
  1. irregular okurigana usage

na-adjective, noun
1.
rare
2.
strange, odd, peculiar, curious

expression, na-adjective, noun
unintelligible language, incoherent language, talking nonsense, "all Greek to me", double Dutch, (something) incomprehensible, babble, gibberish, jargon, gobbledygook(usually kana)
Other readings:
ちんぷんかんぷん《珍糞漢糞》
チンプンカンプン

noun, auxillary suru verb
prizing, valuing highly, esteeming

noun
curio, rare article

noun
1.
strange occurrence, unusual occurrence, unexpected occurrence
2.
grave and unexpected occurrence
Other readings:
椿事【ちんじ】

na-adjective, noun
queer, odd, fantastic

shiku-adjective
unusual, rare, curious(archaism)

さんかいちん
sankainochinmi
expression, noun
all sorts of delicacies, various unusual foods, sumptuous feast
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 66 results)

Let me show you many things which will be novel to you

This autumn I am, unusually, watching many drama series

Can you obtain this rare book for me

I found a rare book I had been looking for

びん
花瓶
めず
珍しい
はな
I see a rare flower in the vase

I could understand the first few sentences, but the rest of his speech was all Greek to me

Some people keep rare animals as pets

That's unusual

わた
みせ
めず
珍しい
きっ
切手
I came upon a rare stamp at that store

He happened to catch sight of a rare butterfly

I'm coming to your party and bringing you an unusual present

Such a case is not uncommon today

It is remarkable that he said nothing at all

かれ
めず
珍しい
しょ
古書
He hit on a rare old book

It is remarkable for her not to understand

まちなか
町中
めず
珍しい
もの
I found something interesting in the town

かれ
彼の
しゅ
趣味
めず
珍しい
しゅうしゅう
収集
His hobby is collecting strange butterflies

Where did you come across the rare stamps

かれ
はや
早起き
めず
珍しい
It's unusual for him to get up early

さい
めず
珍しい
だい
話題
ひつよう
必要
You don't have to come up with an unusual topic for your speech