Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 9 strokes
Taught in grade 6

Search words that:
- start with 紅
- end with 紅
- contain 紅
crimson, deep red
KUN:
  • べに
    beni
  • くれない
    kurenai
  • あか.い
    aka.i
ON:
  • コウ
    kou
  • ku
Nanori:
  • くれ
    kure
  • もみ
    momi
Written with 9 strokes
Taught in grade 6
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 186 results)

adjective
1.
red, crimson, scarlet, vermilion, vermillion(紅い is esp. for scarlet)
2.
Red, communist
3.
beautiful(archaism)
All readings:
赤い【あかい】
紅い【あかい】
朱い【あかい】[1]
緋い【あかい】[1]
丹い【あかい】[1]
赭い【あかい】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing out-dated kanji

noun
1.
red, crimson, scarlet
2.
red-containing colour (e.g. brown, pink, orange)
3.
Red (i.e. communist)(colloquialism)(often written as アカ)
4.
red light (traffic)(abbreviation)
See also:赤信号
5.
red ink (i.e. in finance or proof-reading), (in) the red(abbreviation)
See also:赤字,  赤字
no-adjective
6.
complete, total, perfect, obvious
See also:赤の他人
noun
7.
copper(abbreviation)(only relevant for 赤)
8.
red 5-point card (in hanafuda)(abbreviation)
See also:あかたん
All readings:
【あか】
【あか】
【あか】
【あか】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing out-dated kanji

noun, no-adjective
lipstick

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
autumn colours, fall colors, leaves changing color (colour)
2.
leaves turning red, red leaves(only relevant for 紅葉 and こうよう)
3.
leaves turning yellow, yellow leaves(only relevant for 黄葉 and こうよう)
noun
4.
(Japanese) maple (Acer japonicum)(only relevant for もみじ)
5.
venison(colloquialism)(only relevant for もみじ)
6.
layered colors in garments, resembling autumn colors
See also:紅葉襲
Other readings:
紅葉【もみじ】
黄葉【こうよう】
黄葉【もみじ】
【もみじ】

noun
1.
deep red, crimson
2.
rouge, lipstick(only relevant for べに)
Other readings:
【べに】
【こう】

noun, no-adjective
1.
red and white, colours for festive or auspicious occasions (colors)
noun
2.
two teams, two groups
3.
Red and White singing contest, annual contest between male and female popular singers on New Year's Eve (sponsored and broadcast by NHK)(abbreviation)

noun, auxillary suru verb
flush, blush

noun
red-blossomed plum tree, red Japanese apricot
Other readings:
紅梅【べにうめ】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing irregular kana usage
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 91 results)

I was offered the choice of tea or coffee

こうちゃ
紅茶
いっぱい
1杯
I want another cup of tea

Would you like some tea or some coffee

I'd like to have tea instead of coffee

こうちゃ
紅茶
いっぱい
一杯
Waiter, please give me a cup of tea

Whiskey goes very well with tea

Please give me a cup of tea

こうちゃ
紅茶
いっぱい
一杯
Would you care for a cup of tea

こうちゃ
紅茶
なか
ひと
一つ
You have a choice of black tea, coffee, or milk

Some people like coffee and others prefer tea

The tea we had there was excellent

The tea we had there was excellent

The leaves of the trees in the garden have turned completely red

あき
やま
ぜんたい
全体
こうよう
紅葉
The whole mountain turns red in autumn

こうちゃ
紅茶
いっぱい
1杯
A cup of tea, please

Would you like your tea now or later

Which do you like better, tea or coffee

Some like tea, others prefer coffee

Would you like coffee or tea

わた
こうちゃ
紅茶
いっぱい
一杯
くだ
下さい
Please give me a cup of tea