Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 9 strokes
Taught in grade 3

Search words that:
- start with 美
- end with 美
- contain 美
beauty, beautiful
KUN:
  • うつく.しい
    utsuku.shii
ON:
  • bi
  • mi
Nanori:
  • はる
    haru
  • よし
    yoshi
  • よしみ
    yoshimi
  • ri
Written with 9 strokes
Taught in grade 3
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 262 results)

adjective
1.
delicious, tasty, sweet(usually kana)
2.
attractive, appealing, convenient, favorable, desirable, profitable(usually kana)
Other readings:
オイシイ

adjective
beautiful, pretty, lovely, sweet, pure (heart, friendship, etc.)
Other readings:
愛しい【うつくしい】

na-adjective, adverb
1.
splendid, magnificent, excellent, fine, superb, beautiful, admirable
na-adjective
2.
utter (esp. defeat), total, complete(usu. 見事に)
noun
3.
something worth seeing, sight, spectacle(archaism)
All readings:
見事【みごと】
美事【みごと】[1]
Notes:
  1. ateji (phonetic) reading

adjective
1.
skillful, skilful, clever, expert, wise, successful(usually kana)(esp. 上手い,巧い)
2.
delicious, appetizing, appetising, tasty(usually kana)(esp. 旨い,美味い,甘い)
3.
fortunate, splendid, promising(usually kana)(esp. 旨い)
All readings:
うまい《上手い》
うまい《美味い》
うまい《旨い》
うまい《巧い》
うまい《甘い》
うまい《美い》

noun
1.
beauty, good figure, (beautiful) appearance, (beautiful) features
2.
beautification, beauty treatment, beauty culture, cosmetics

noun, no-adjective
art, fine arts

noun, noun (suffix)
beauty

na-adjective, noun
grace, refinement, elegance, daintiness
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 965 results)

かのじょ
彼女の
はは
おな
同じ
うつ
美しい
She is no less beautiful than her mother

This beautiful house is so expensive that we can't buy it

うつ
美しい
きょうか
教会
じょうだ
冗談
うた
さっきょ
作曲
つき
りょこう
旅行
どうぶつ
動物
No animal builds beautiful churches, plays tennis, tells jokes, writes songs or visits the moon

The song is at once sad and beautiful

かのじょ
彼女の
こえ
うつ
美しく
Her voice sounds very beautiful

She was very beautiful when she was young

かのじょ
彼女
わか
若い
When she was young, she was very beautiful

きょうと
京都
ころ
びじゅつかん
美術館
I would often visit the museum when I lived in Kyoto

That painting is beautiful, and so is this one

かのじょ
彼女の
いちばん
一番
うつ
美しい
Her eyes are her best feature

Any dish will do if it is delicious

はな
たいへん
大変
うつ
美しい
This flower is very beautiful

This flower is very beautiful

This bread is very delicious

こうけい
光景
びょうし
描写
The beauty of the scene was beyond description

みずうみ
うつ
美しい
The lake is large and beautiful

This cake is very delicious

He was wearing black trousers and a beautiful white shirt

Give me something nice to drink

かのじょ
彼女
うつ
美しい
うえ
その上
かし
賢い
She is very beautiful, and what is more, very wise