Kanji details for

Common kanji
Uses 7 strokes
Taught in grade 1

Search words that:
- start with 貝
- end with 貝
- contain 貝
shellfish
KUN:
  • かい
    kai
ON:
  • バイ
    bai
Written with 7 strokes
Taught in grade 1
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 183 results)

noun
1.
shellfish
2.
seashell, shell
See also:貝殻

noun
seashell, shell
Other readings:
貝がら【かいがら】
貝殼【かいがら】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing out-dated kanji

noun
marine products, seafood, fish and shellfish
Other readings:
魚貝類【ぎょかいるい】

noun
Uruguay(usually kana)
Other readings:
ウルグアイ《宇柳具》[1]
ウルグァイ《宇柳貝》[1]
ウルグァイ《宇柳具》[1]
Notes:
  1. ateji (phonetic) reading

noun
marine products, seafood, fish and shellfish
Other readings:
魚貝【ぎょかい】

noun
shell heap, shell mound, kitchen midden
Other readings:
貝塚【かいずか】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing irregular kana usage

noun
snail, spiral shell
Other readings:
巻貝【まきがい】

noun
ocean quahog (Arctica islandica)(usually kana)
Other readings:
アイスランドガイ

noun
1.
eggcase (shell) of the greater argonaut(usually kana)
See also:貝蛸
2.
greater argonaut (species of paper nautilus, Argonauta argo)(colloquialism)
Other readings:
アオイガイ
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Example sentences(showing 8 results)

I went looking for pretty shells as a present

I picked up a pretty shell at the seaside

かりょく
火力
なべ
かい
しゅるい
種類
It depends on the strength of the flame, the pan used and the type of ingredients

わた
きし
岸辺
うつ
美しい
かいがら
貝殻
I found a beautiful shell on the shore

トム
うつ
美しい
かいがら
貝がら
はま
浜辺
Tom picked up some pretty shells on the beach

I don't like shellfish

すなはま
砂浜
かい
ひろ
拾う
じつ
実に
たの
楽しい
It is a lot of fun picking various shells on the sands

What I have in my hand is a fossil seashell