Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 12 strokes
Taught in grade 3

Search words that:
- start with 階
- end with 階
- contain 階
storey, stair, counter for storeys of a building
KUN:
  • きざはし
    kizahashi
ON:
  • カイ
    kai
Nanori:
  • しな
    shina
  • to
  • はし
    hashi
Written with 12 strokes
Taught in grade 3
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 174 results)

noun
stairs, stairway, staircase

noun
two-storied building
Other readings:
二階建【にかいだて】

noun
1.
article, item, thing, goods, stock(esp. 品)
2.
quality
3.
flirtatiousness, coquetry(usually kana)(esp. 科)
See also:科を作る
All readings:
【しな】
【しな】
【しな】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing out-dated kanji

noun
grade, level, stage, class, phase, steps, order, gradation

noun
1.
ladder(usually kana)
2.
stairs(usually kana)
noun, auxillary suru verb
3.
going to several places in succession (e.g. barhopping)(usually kana)(only relevant for はしご and ハシゴ)
All readings:
はしご《梯子》
はしご《階子》
はしご《梯》
ていし《梯子》
ハシゴ

noun
1.
(social) class
2.
rank, grade

noun
class, level, stratum, layer, hierarchy

noun
1.
first floor, ground floor
2.
one floor, one storey
3.
one rank
Other readings:
1階【いっかい】

noun
second floor, upstairs
Other readings:
2階【にかい】

noun, noun (suffix)
1.
storey, story, floor
noun
2.
stairs
noun, noun (suffix)
3.
stage (in chronostratigraphy)
counter
4.
counter for storeys and floors of a building
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 219 results)

Please go up to the third floor

かいだん
階段
なか
背中
つよ
強く
I fell down the stairs and hit my back very hard

かのじょ
彼女
いそ
急いで
かいだん
階段
She quickly went up the stairs

This elevator is out of order. Please use the stairs

We heard someone go upstairs

かれ
彼ら
かれ
かいだん
階段
おと
They heard him come downstairs

By 'Torii' you mean that red objet d'art at the top of the steps

せま
狭い
かいだん
階段
What narrow stairs

I fell down the stairs in my haste

だれ
誰か
かいだん
階段
のぼ
登って
There's somebody coming up the stairs

つぎ
次の
だんかい
段階
げいじゅ
芸術
がっこう
学校
はい
入る
The next stage was to enter a good arts school

かのじょ
彼女
かいだん
階段
She was coming down the stairs

かのじょ
彼女
かいだん
階段
She went down the stairs

あた
新しい
ぼうえき
貿易
いき
区域
けいかく
計画
じっ
実施
だんかい
段階
Plans for a new trade zone are still on the drawing board

わた
私の
しょ
事務所
かい
My office is on the fifth floor

かのじょ
彼女
かいだん
階段
いそ
急いで
She went down the stairs in a hurry

かいだん
階段
Go up the stairs

かれ
かいだん
階段
のぼ
上った
He went up the steps slowly

If you're not careful, you might slip and fall on the icy steps

わた
かいだん
階段
かれ
I met him on the stairs as I was coming up