Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 11 strokes
Taught in grade 2

Search words that:
- start with 黒
- end with 黒
- contain 黒
black
KUN:
  • くろ
    kuro
  • くろ.ずむ
    kuro.zumu
  • くろ.い
    kuro.i
ON:
  • コク
    koku
Written with 11 strokes
Taught in grade 2
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 367 results)

noun
1.
black
See also:
2.
black go stone
3.
guilt, guilty person

adjective
1.
black
2.
dark, blackish, sun-tanned (skin)
3.
suspicious, criminal, illicit
4.
darkened and dirty, sooty, covered in dirt
5.
evil, wicked, black-hearted
6.
inauspicious, ill-boding, unlucky

na-adjective, noun
pitch black
Other readings:
まっ黒【まっくろ】
真黒【まっくろ】

noun
1.
(being in) the black, surplus
See also:赤字 (antonym)
2.
black letter

noun
1.
expert, professional, master, connoisseur
See also:素人 (antonym)
2.
woman in the nightlife business, demimondaine, geisha and prostitutes
See also:素人
All readings:
玄人【くろうと】
玄人【くろと】
黒人【くろうと】
黒人【くろと】

noun
1.
black person
2.
woman in the nightlife business, demimondaine, geisha and prostitutes(archaism)
See also:玄人

noun, no-adjective
Black Sea

noun
1.
black spot, black dot, bull's-eye
2.
mark indicating a defeat(sumo term)
3.
loss, failure, mistake, faux pas
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 208 results)

"Forever and always?" asked the little black rabbit

He was wearing black trousers and a beautiful white shirt

Look at the blackboard, everyone

There is much sugar in this black box

Nearly all Japanese have dark hair

The little black rabbit opened her eyes very wide and said that it was very large and high

Look at those black clouds

The clouds are getting darker; it's going to rain

The dark clouds announced the coming of a typhoon

The clouds are getting darker

And the little black rabbit never looked sad again

せきたん
石炭
かな
必ずしも
Coal is not always black

The white drapery does not blend with the black wall

かのじょ
彼女
くろ
黒い
ふく
She is always dressed in black

わた
くろ
黒い
いぬ
I have a big black dog

くろ
黒い
かみ
ひか
きゅうしゅう
吸収
Black cloth absorbs light

かのじょ
彼女
ちい
小さな
くろ
黒い
いぬ
She has a small black dog

かのじょ
彼女
かが
輝く
くろ
黒い
She had bright black eyes

えんとつ
煙突
くろ
黒い
けむ
Black smoke came out of the chimney

There was a black jacket on the book