Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 13 strokes
Taught in grade 6

Search words that:
- start with 絹
- end with 絹
- contain 絹
silk
KUN:
  • きぬ
    kinu
ON:
  • ケン
    ken
Written with 13 strokes
Taught in grade 6
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 54 results)

noun
silk

noun
silk thread
Other readings:
絹糸【きぬいと】
繭糸【けんし】
繭糸【きぬいと】

noun
1.
thin or light silk, sheer silk
2.
veil (mystery)
Other readings:
薄帛【うすぎぬ】
薄衣【うすぎぬ】
薄衣【うすごろも】

noun
1.
sea air, sea breeze(only relevant for 海気)
2.
ocean and atmosphere(only relevant for 海気)
3.
type of yarn-dyed silk goods
All readings:
海気【かいき】
改機【かいき】
海黄【かいき】
甲斐絹【かいき】

noun
thin linen polished to appear like silk
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 23 results)

This beautiful dress is made of silk

This silk feels smooth

かのじょ
彼女
きぬ
ふく
She is always clothed in silk

かのじょ
彼女
ごう
豪華な
きぬ
ふく
She was dressed in rich silks

つぎ
うえ
きぬ
いと
ちゅうお
中央
なめ
滑らか
ねば
粘り
ぶん
部分
のこ
残す
Then it draws more silky lines across these spokes, leaving a smooth, non-sticky patch in the middle of the web

めす
ぶた
みみ
きぬ
さい
財布
You cannot make a silk purse out of a sow's ear

There is only a poor market for silk now

In the Chinese football game in which the players used their feet and bodies - but never their hands - the goal was a hole in a net made from silk

The gown is made of silk

A spider can produce a silky substance from tiny openings on its underside

ほん
日本
たいりょ
大量
きぬ
とりひき
取引
Japan used to trade silk in large quantities

Her hair feels like silk

I gave my father a silk tie

かのじょ
彼女
ぶん
自分
ふく
けん
絹糸
つか
使った
She used silk thread in sewing her dress

The dress is of silk

わた
けん
絹糸
つく
繕った
I sewed the dress with silk thread

To make a web, it starts by making a frame of this silk and fastening it to hard objects, such as trees or fences

きぬ
ざわ
手触り
Silk feels soft

しょうに
商人
きぬおりもの
絹織物
あき
商う
The merchant deals in silk goods

われわれ
我々
きぬおりもの
絹織物
We deal in silk goods