Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 13 strokes
Taught in grade 3

Search words that:
- start with 鉄
- end with 鉄
- contain 鉄
iron
KUN:
  • くろがね
    kurogane
ON:
  • テツ
    tetsu
Nanori:
  • けん
    ken
  • てっ
    te
Written with 13 strokes
Taught in grade 3
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 307 results)

noun
railroad, railway, rail transport

noun
1.
iron (Fe)
no-adjective, noun
2.
strong and hard (as iron)
noun, noun (suffix), noun (prefix)
3.
railway(abbreviation)
See also:鉄道
noun, noun (prefix)
4.
railway enthusiast(colloquialism)
Other readings:
【てつ】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing out-dated kanji

noun
1.
money
See also:お金
2.
metal
All readings:
【かね】
【かな】[2]
【かね】[1]
【かね】[1]
【かね】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing out-dated kanji
  2. out-dated or obsolete kana usage

noun
1.
gun
2.
wooden pole that wrestlers strike in practice(sumo term)
3.
puffer fish(colloquialism)
See also:河豚
Other readings:
鉄炮【てっぽう】

noun
railway bridge, iron bridge

noun, no-adjective
iron manufacture

noun
1.
hammer
2.
hopeless swimmer, complete beginner at swimming, someone who sinks like a stone(usually kana)
All readings:
金槌【かなづち】
金づち【かなづち】
鉄鎚【かなづち】
カナヅチ
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 139 results)

あた
新しい
てつどう
鉄道
かんせい
完成
The new railway is not completed yet

かれ
てつ
地下鉄
よう
利用
He often uses a subway

I expect a subway station will be here in the future

てつ
地下鉄
Let's take the subway

Which is quicker, a taxi or the subway

Let them all come

This vase is made of iron

Strike while the iron is hot

てつ
地下鉄
がい
市街
でんしゃ
電車
The subway is faster than the streetcar

てつ
ねつ
つた
伝える
Iron transmits heat well

The railroad divides into two after the bridge

てつ
かた
固い
Iron is hard

地図
じょ
あか
赤い
せん
てつどう
鉄道
The red lines on the map represent railways

とし
てっこう
鉄鋼
せいさん
生産
ろく
記録
のこ
残る
さいこう
最高
すいじゅ
水準
Steel production of the year was the highest on record

Excuse me. Can you direct me to the nearest subway station

てっこう
鉄鋼
せいさん
生産
ねん
れんぞく
連続
さいこう
最高
ろく
記録
Steel output set a record for two consecutive years

こうくう
航空
りょうき
料金
ほう
てつどう
鉄道
りょうき
料金
たか
高い
The cost of the air fare is higher than of the rail fare

The subway line is going to be extended out this way

てつ
しず
沈む
Wood floats, but iron sinks

いちばん
一番
ちか
近い
てつ
地下鉄
えき
Where is the nearest subway station