Kanji details for

Common kanji
Uses 15 strokes
Taught in grade 3

Search words that:
- start with 箱
- end with 箱
- contain 箱
box, chest, case, bin, railway car
KUN:
  • はこ
    hako
ON:
  • ソウ
    sou
Written with 15 strokes
Taught in grade 3
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 154 results)

noun
1.
box, case, chest, package, pack, crate
2.
car (of a train, etc.)
3.
shamisen case, shamisen
4.
public building, community building(colloquialism)(often written as ハコ)
See also:箱物
5.
man who carries a geisha's shamisen(archaism)
See also:箱屋
6.
receptacle for human waste, feces (faeces)(archaism)
suffix, counter
7.
counter for boxes (or boxed objects)
Other readings:
【はこ】
【はこ】
【はこ】
【はこ】
【はこ】
ハコ

noun
1.
one's favourite party trick (favorite), one's specialty, one's forte
2.
No. 18, eighteenth(only relevant for じゅうはちばん)
3.
repertoire of 18 kabuki plays(abbreviation)(only relevant for じゅうはちばん)
Other readings:
十八番【じゅうはちばん】
御箱【おはこ】

noun
garbage can, rubbish bin, trash can, dustbin
Other readings:
ごみ箱【ごみばこ】
護美箱【ごみばこ】[1]
塵箱【ごみばこ】
芥箱【ごみばこ】
Notes:
  1. ateji (phonetic) reading

noun
jūbako, multi-tiered food box

noun
1.
birdhouse, nest box, bird box
2.
beehive
See also:養蜂箱

noun, no-adjective
packed in a box (e.g. chocolates)
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 239 results)

Let me relieve you of that case. It looks heavy

はこ
すこ
少し
おも
This box is a trifle too heavy

Please open this box

The box is too heavy to carry

The box was too heavy

There was nothing in the box

I will give you whatever is in this box

That box is bigger than this one

There is much sugar in this black box

The box is too heavy to carry

The box is light enough for a child to carry

はこ
うえ
なに
何も
くだ
下さい
Don't put anything on top of the box

The box was so heavy I could not move it

We could not open the box anyhow

はこ
かれ
はこ
運べる
かる
軽い
This box is light enough for him to carry

はこ
わた
たいへん
大変
やく
役に立つ
The box serves me well

The box was full of books

わた
はこ
なか
I opened the box and looked inside

はこ
なか
たま
All the eggs in the box were broken

That is too small a box to hold all these things