Kanji details for

Common kanji
Uses 16 strokes
Taught in grade 2

Search words that:
- start with 頭
- end with 頭
- contain 頭
head, counter for large animals
KUN:
  • あたま
    atama
  • かしら
    kashira
  • -がしら
    -gashira
  • かぶり
    kaburi
ON:
  • トウ
    tou
  • zu
  • to
Nanori:
  • かみ
    kami
  • がみ
    gami
  • ちゃん
    chan
  • つむり
    tsumuri
  • zu
Written with 16 strokes
Taught in grade 2
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 590 results)

noun
1.
head
2.
hair (on one's head)
3.
mind, brains, intellect(only relevant for あたま)
4.
leader, chief, boss, captain
5.
top, tip
6.
beginning, start
7.
head, person(only relevant for あたま)
See also:頭数
8.
down payment, deposit(abbreviation)(only relevant for あたま)
See also:頭金
9.
top structural component of a kanji(only relevant for かしら)
10.
pair(colloquialism, mahjong term)(only relevant for あたま)
Other readings:
【かしら】

adverb
finally, at last, ultimately, in the end(usually kana)

noun
head, lead, vanguard, first
Other readings:
先登【せんとう】

noun
1.
head, brains
2.
intellect, understanding

adverb, noun, no-adjective
beginning, start, outset

no-adjective, noun
oral, verbal, spoken, parol

noun
1.
shopfront, storefront, shopwindow, (near the) shop entrance
no-adjective
2.
over-the-counter(finance term)

noun
1.
(bank) president
2.
greenroom manager (in a theater)
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 692 results)

あた
かく
隠して
しり
かく
隠さず
Protect yourself at all points

Up and up rose the balloon, until it was seen no more

わた
私の
あね
こんやく
婚約
Finally, my sister got engaged

わた
私の
ねが
願い
じつげん
実現
At length, my wish was realized

When I got up this morning, I had a headache

わた
私の
あね
けっこん
結婚した
Finally, my sister got married

My head has begun to clear

あた
いた
痛い
I have a splitting headache

The sound became fainter and fainter, till at last it disappeared

I had a slight headache last night

かのじょ
彼女
あた
わる
悪い
から
She is not smart, but she is built

I finally talked her into lending me the book

Empty vessels make the most sound

もんだい
問題
かいけつ
解決
たいへん
大変
あた
We beat our brains to solve this problem

かれ
彼の
あた
うた
疑い
まっ
全く
Doubt is entirely absent from his mind

あた
こんらん
混乱
I'm confused

すこ
少し
つう
頭痛
I have a slight headache

At last a good idea struck me

Why do I even care

After all she did not come