Kanji details for

Common kanji
Uses 13 strokes
Taught in Junior high

Search words that:
- start with 継
- end with 継
- contain 継
inherit, succeed, continue, patch, graft (tree)
KUN:
  • つ.ぐ
    tsu.gu
  • まま-
    mama-
ON:
  • ケイ
    kei
Written with 13 strokes
Taught in Junior high
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 143 results)

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
continuation

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
1.
relay, hook-up
noun, auxillary suru verb
2.
relay broadcasting(abbreviation)

Godan-gu verb, transitive verb
to inherit, to succeed, to take over
Other readings:
受けつぐ【うけつぐ】

Godan-gu verb, transitive verb
1.
to succeed (a person, to a position, etc.), to inherit, to take over, to follow
2.
to patch (clothes), to mend, to repair(only relevant for 継ぐ)
3.
to add (e.g. charcoal to the fire), to replenish with, to feed with, to follow up with (e.g. remarks), to gather (one's breath)(only relevant for 継ぐ)
Other readings:
嗣ぐ【つぐ】
続ぐ【つぐ】
襲ぐ【つぐ】

Godan-gu verb, transitive verb
1.
to act as an agent for, to intermediate
2.
to announce (someone's arrival), to answer (the door, the phone), to receive (a guest at reception), to usher in (a guest)
3.
to convey (a message)
Other readings:
取次ぐ【とりつぐ】
取りつぐ【とりつぐ】
取り継ぐ【とりつぐ】[1]
取継ぐ【とりつぐ】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing irregular kanji usage

noun
1.
heir, inheritor
2.
successor
Other readings:
後継ぎ【あとつぎ】
跡継【あとつぎ】
後継【あとつぎ】

noun
joint, seam, joining point
Other readings:
継目【つぎめ】

noun, no-adjective
1.
succession
noun
2.
successor

Godan-gu verb
to follow in succession, to happen one after another
Other readings:
相継ぐ【あいつぐ】

noun, auxillary suru verb
relieving the (starting) pitcher
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 110 results)

がくしゃ
科学者
けんきゅ
研究
けいぞく
継続
つよ
強く
ようきゅ
要求
The scientist insisted on proceeding with the research

かれ
いんたい
引退
かれ
彼の
むす
息子
しょうば
商売
When he retired, his son took over his business

とうろん
討論
けいぞく
継続
どう
動議
I move that we continue the discussion

かれ
慶応
だいがく
大学
そつぎょ
卒業
かぎょう
家業
As soon as he graduated from Keio University, he took over his family's business

とうろん
討論
けいぞく
継続
We will continue the discussion

でんとう
伝統
だいだい
代々
This tradition has been passed down from generation to generation

かれ
ごと
仕事
けいしょ
継承
He has agreed to do the task

ちちおや
父親
あと
かれ
じぎょう
事業
He took over the business after his father died

ジョン
いんたい
引退
とき
むす
息子
じぎょう
事業
When John retired, his son took over his business

せい
政治家
だれ
誰も
むす
息子
ちちおや
父親
あと
のぞ
望んだ
When the politician died, everybody hoped the son would follow in his father's footsteps

かれ
ぶん
自分
けいしょ
継承
ども
子供
ひと
一人
He has no children to succeed to him

こうしょ
交渉
けいぞく
継続
ごう
合意
We have agreed to continue the negotiations

ちちおや
父親
いんたい
引退
かれ
しょうば
商売
On his father's retirement he took over the business

かれ
かいしゃ
会社
He acceded to the office

ははおや
母親
あお
青い
She inherited her mother's blue eyes

かいしゃ
会社
だれ
おも
思う
Who do you think will take over the company

かのじょ
彼女の
せいかく
性格
ははおや
母親
She derives her character from her mother

わた
かれ
彼の
ざいさん
財産
I inherited his estate

かれ
かいしゃ
会社
しゃちょ
社長
ちちおや
父親
あと
He succeeded his father as president of the company

きみ
ほん
日本
あい
わた
きみ
君の
しょくむ
職務
I'll take over your duties while you are away from Japan