Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 11 strokes
Taught in grade 4

Search words that:
- start with 菜
- end with 菜
- contain 菜
vegetable, side dish, greens
KUN:
  • na
ON:
  • サイ
    sai
Nanori:
  • よう
    you
Written with 11 strokes
Taught in grade 4
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 180 results)

noun, no-adjective
vegetable

noun
1.
side dish, okazu, side dish (meat, fish, pickles, etc.) accompanying the rice in a typical Japanese meal(usually kana)
2.
fill, fill-in (drumming)(usually kana, colloquialism, music term)(only relevant for おかず and オカズ)
3.
material for assisting arousal during masturbation(usually kana, slang)(only relevant for おかず and オカズ)
Other readings:
おかず《御菜》
おかず《御数》
おかず《お数》
おさい《お菜》
おさい《御菜》
オカズ

noun
edible wild plants

noun
napa cabbage (Brassica rapa subsp. pekinensis), nappa cabbage, Chinese cabbage
Other readings:
ハクサイ

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
vegetable diet
See also:肉食

noun
1.
kimchi, kimchee, spicy Korean pickled cabbage(usually kana)
2.
Korea, Korean(derogatory, slang, usually kana)

noun
wakame (species of edible brown seaweed, Undaria pinnatifida)(usually kana)
All readings:
わかめ《若布》
わかめ《和布》
わかめ《稚海藻》
わかめ《裙蔕菜》
ワカメ

noun
side dish, daily (household) dish
Other readings:
総菜【そうざい】

noun
1.
greens, vegetables
2.
rape (Brassica napus), rapeseed
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 83 results)

まいにち
毎日
しんせん
新鮮な
さい
野菜
We eat a fresh, green salad every day

These vegetables cook slowly

わた
たま
にく
さい
野菜
ほか
その他
もの
I bought eggs, meat, vegetables, and what not

She lives on milk and vegetables

わた
さい
野菜
ようきゅ
要求
Mother insists that I should eat more vegetables

さい
野菜
きら
嫌いな
ども
子供
Some children do not like vegetables

かのじょ
彼女
さい
野菜
She bought some vegetables yesterday

The store deals in vegetables

Here is a basket full of vegetables

しんせん
新鮮な
さい
野菜
けんこう
健康
ぞうしん
増進
Fresh vegetables promote health

Eat more fresh vegetables

Tom ate vegetable soup this morning

I've decided what to cook for dinner

さい
野菜
だん
値段
日々
The price of vegetables varies from day to day

はは
わた
さい
野菜
Mother insists that I should eat more vegetables

みせ
くだもの
果物
さい
野菜
はんばい
販売
They deal in fruit and vegetables at that store

かれ
むす
くだもの
果物
さい
野菜
おく
送った
He sent fruit and vegetables to his daughter

かれ
わた
さい
野菜
He got me some vegetables

かのじょ
彼女
さい
野菜
She eats nothing but vegetables

Eat a lot of vegetables