Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 10 strokes
Taught in Junior high

Search words that:
- start with 珠
- end with 珠
- contain 珠
pearl, gem, jewel
KUN:
  • たま
    tama
ON:
  • シュ
    shu
Nanori:
  • su
  • とも
    tomo
  • ma
  • mi
Written with 10 strokes
Taught in Junior high
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 62 results)

noun
1.
ball, sphere, globe, orb
2.
bead (of sweat, dew, etc.), drop, droplet
3.
ball (in sports)(esp. 球)
4.
pile (of noodles, etc.)
5.
bullet(esp. 弾; also written as 弾丸)
6.
bulb (i.e. a light bulb)(esp. 球)
7.
lens (of glasses, etc.)
8.
bead (of an abacus)(esp. 玉,珠)
9.
ball (i.e. a testicle)(slang, abbreviation)(esp. 玉)
10.
gem, jewel (esp. spherical; sometimes used figuratively), pearl(esp. 玉,珠; also written as 璧)
11.
female entertainer (e.g. a geisha)
12.
person (when commenting on their nature), character(derogatory)
13.
item, funds or person used as part of a plot
noun, noun (suffix)
14.
egg
See also:玉子
noun (suffix)
15.
coin(usu. だま)
16.
precious, beautiful, excellent
All readings:
【たま】
【たま】
【たま】
【たま】

noun
abacus(usually kana)
All readings:
そろばん《算盤》
そろばん《十露盤》
そろばん《珠盤》
ソロバン

noun
calculation on an abacus
Other readings:
珠算【たまざん】
玉算【たまざん】

noun
rosary, string of prayer beads(Buddhist term)
Other readings:
数珠【ずず】
数珠【じゅじゅ】

noun
1.
jewel, gem
noun, no-adjective
2.
gem (of a story, essay, etc.), accomplished work, beautiful piece(usu. as 珠玉の〜)

noun
unknown literary masterpiece, lost pearl

おおぼう
oobagiboushi
noun
Hosta montana (species of plantain lily)(usually kana)
Other readings:
オオバギボウシ

noun
Margaritifera laevis (species of freshwater pearl mussel)(usually kana)
Other readings:
カワシンジュガイ
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 25 results)

かのじょ
彼女
うつ
美しい
しんじゅ
真珠
たいへん
大変
She likes the beautiful pearl necklace very much

I've never seen a pearl of such magnitude

しんじゅ
真珠
ほんもの
本物
These pearls look real

Whoever finds us will take the pearl

いもうと
たんじょうび
誕生日
しんじゅ
真珠
おく
贈った
I gave my sister a pearl necklace on her birthday

The lady wore a necklace of pearls

かれ
しんじゅ
真珠
さが
探す
He stopped looking for the pearl

しんじゅ
真珠
じんぞう
人造
ほんもの
本物
These pearls are genuine, not artificial

ぶた
まえ
しんじゅ
真珠
あた
与える
Do not cast pearls before swine

My mother gave me a pearl necklace

It is merely an imitation pearl

かれ
しんじゅ
真珠
ぬす
盗んだ
ほんとう
本当
It is true that he stole the pearl

Hoping to cheer up his wife, Tom bought her a beautiful pearl necklace

せんすい
潜水夫
けん
危険
しんじゅ
真珠
あつ
集める
The divers can gather pearls with no danger

Who wants to find pearls, has to dive deep

たいへいよう
太平洋
しんじゅ
真珠
Hawaii is often referred to as "The Pearl of the Pacific.

しんじゅ
真珠
しゅうかくだ
収穫高
The harvest of pearls was small

かれ
彼の
りっ
立派な
えんぜつ
演説
ぶたしんじゅ
豚に真珠
His great oration was like pearls before swine

The jeweler mounted a big pearl in the brooch

Good care should be taken of the pearl