Kanji details for 西

西
 
Common kanji
Uses 6 strokes
Taught in grade 2

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west, Spain
KUN:
  • にし
    nishi
ON:
  • セイ
    sei
  • サイ
    sai
  • su
Nanori:
  • いり
    iri
  • ひし
    hishi
  • むら
    mura
Written with 6 strokes
Taught in grade 2
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 253 results)

noun
west

noun
the West, the Occident, Western countries
See also:東洋

noun
1.
Kansai, region consisting of Osaka, Kobe, Kyoto and surrounding prefectures
2.
Kansai, south-western half of Japan (during the feudal era)
Other readings:
関西【かんせい】[1]
関西【かんぜい】[1]
Notes:
  1. out-dated or obsolete kana usage

noun, no-adjective
1.
east and west
2.
Orient and Occident, East and West
expression
3.
Ladies and Gentlemen!, Your attention, please!, roll-up, roll-up(abbreviation)(only relevant for とうざい)
See also:東西東西
Other readings:
東西【ひがしにし】[1]
Notes:
  1. out-dated or obsolete kana usage

noun
1.
Common Era, CE, Christian Era, anno domini, AD
2.
Western (Gregorian) calendar

noun
westering sun, setting sun
Other readings:
西陽【にしび】

noun, no-adjective
west side, west bank

noun
1.
Western Europe
See also:東欧
2.
the West, the Occident, Europe

noun
1.
western part, the west (of a region)
2.
the West (United States)
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 401 results)

The road curves gently towards the west

こうえん
公園
にしがわ
西側
ちか
近い
どう
道路
そうおん
騒音
おお
大きい
おく
Near the west side of the park there's a lot of noise from the road, but when you go into the park you can't hear it any more

しょ
場所
にし
西
しゅ
とお
遠く
はな
離れた
ちい
小さな
さんそん
山村
The scene was a tiny mountain village in a remote section of West Virginia

The western sky glows crimson

たいへん
大変な
ざいせい
財政
こんなん
困難に
ちょくめ
直面
Russia is facing great financial difficulties

たいよう
太陽
つき
ひが
のぼ
昇り
にし
西
しず
沈む
The sun and the moon rise in the east and set in the west

にし
西
そら
The western sky glowed with crimson

Some people claim that there are no more heroes in the Western world

The plane flew toward the west

The station is to the west of the hotel

When I first got to New York, I was in a daze

コロンブス
にし
西
とうちゃ
到着
しゅちょ
主張
Columbus argued that he could reach India by going west

チャールズ・リンドバーグ
1927
ねん
たいせいよう
大西洋
たんどく
単独
おうだん
横断
こう
飛行
せいこう
成功
Charles Lindbergh made the first solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean in 1927

たいよう
太陽
ひが
のぼ
昇り
にし
西
しず
沈む
The sun rises in the east and sets in the west

たいふう
台風
にし
西
ほうこう
方向
どう
移動
The typhoon moved in a westerly direction

こう
飛行機
いま
今ごろ
かんさい
関西
くうこう
空港
とうぜん
当然
The plane should have arrived at Kansai Airport by now

The wind is blowing from the west

The food in my country is not very different from that of Spain

リンドバーグ
たいせいよう
大西洋
おうだん
横断
こう
飛行
さいしょ
最初の
ひと
Lindbergh was the first man to fly across the Atlantic

せいようじん
西洋人
なか
わた
私たち
おく
家屋
かれ
彼ら
けつ
不可欠
かん
考える
すべ
全て
おも
思う
ひと
Some Westerners may think our houses are lacking in everything they consider essential