Kanji details for

Common kanji
Uses 11 strokes
Taught in grade 6

Search words that:
- start with 郷
- end with 郷
- contain 郷
home town, village, native place, district
KUN:
  • さと
    sato
ON:
  • キョウ
    kyou
  • ゴウ
    gou
Nanori:
  • くに
    kuni
Written with 11 strokes
Taught in grade 6
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 74 results)

noun
1.
home town, birthplace, native place, one's old home(usually kana)
2.
ruins, historic remains(archaism)(only relevant for ふるさと)
Other readings:
ふるさと《ふる里》
ふるさと《古里》
ふるさと《旧里》
ふるさと《故里》
こきょう《故郷》
きゅうり《旧里》

noun
birth-place, home town

noun
nostalgia, homesickness

noun
1.
native place, birth-place, one's old home
2.
province, region, locality

noun
same village, same town, same province

noun
homesickness, nostalgia

noun, auxillary suru verb
homecoming, return to one's home

noun
foreign country, foreign land, strange land, far-off land(異郷 is often domestic; 異境 is often foreign)
Other readings:
異境【いきょう】

noun
ideal land, earthly paradise, Utopia, Arcadia

noun
beautiful riverside location, lakeside district, canal district
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 84 results)

かな
必ず
ふるさと
故郷
I never see that picture without being reminded of my hometown

しき
景色
わた
私の
ふるさと
故郷
おも
思い出す
This view reminds me of my home town

うた
ふるさと
故郷
おも
思い出す
The song reminds me of my home

ゆき
ふるさと
故郷
おも
思い出す
Snow reminds me of my hometown

This song reminds me of my hometown

わた
ふるさと
故郷
まち
おも
思い出す
This picture always reminds me of my hometown

かれ
つき
いち
一度
かな
必ず
ふるさと
故郷
がみ
手紙
He never fails to write home once a month

かれ
ふるさと
故郷
まち
いんたい
引退
しず
静かな
せいかつ
生活
おく
送った
He retired to his hometown, where he lived a quiet life

なつ
ふるさと
故郷
ほうもん
訪問
、10
ねん
まえ
ちが
違う
When I visited my hometown this summer, I found the city different from what it had been ten years ago

ふるさと
故郷
さいしん
最新
じょうほ
情報
おし
教えて
I'll bring you up to date with hometown news

わた
私の
ふるさと
故郷
うみ
My home lies far across the sea

Get back to where you started

かのじょ
彼女
ふた
再び
ふるさと
故郷
かえ
帰らぬ
うんめい
運命
She was never to see her home again

さくねん
昨年
ふるさと
故郷
かえ
帰った
むら
ひと
おど
驚いた
Last year I returned home and was surprised to find both the village and the people completely changed

When we are away from home, nothing gives us more pleasure than to receive a parcel from home

This reminds me of home

She ached for home

ふた
再び
ふるさと
故郷
うんめい
運命
She was never to see her home again

かれ
ふるさと
故郷
しあ
幸せな
せいかつ
生活
He leads a happy life in his hometown

わた
私達
ふるさと
故郷
すす
進んで
We made our way towards our hometown