椅子

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Readings of the Japanese word.

The word is written in kanji with furigana over each character. There is also the transliteration written in kana (hiragana or katakana) and romaji using the Hepburn method. Some words indicated by the symbol have a computer-generated audio that can be listened to by clicking on it.

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  • ()()
    いす (isu)

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  • noun
    chair, stool
    • post, office, position
      • stoel, zetel, divan
        • plaats, vacature, openstaande betrekking
          • {大臣の~} portefeuille
            • chaise, tabouret
              • poste (dans une organisation), position
                • Stuhl, Sessel
                  • Stelle, Stellung, Sitz, Position, Amt
                    • szék
                      • стул, стул; (обр.) пост, место
                        • stol
                          • silla
                            • puesto, oficio, posición
                              • stol

                                Kanji in this word

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                                • 12 strokes

                                  chair

                                • 3 strokes

                                  child, sign of the rat, 11PM-1AM, first sign of Chinese zodiac

                                Example sentences

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                                • Japanese sentence

                                  彼は必ず大統領の椅子につく人物だ。 

                                  Sentence analysis
                                  Translation

                                  He is a natural to win the Presidency.

                                  Für jemand wie ihn wird es leicht sein, die Presidenschaftswahlen zu gewinnen.


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                                • Japanese sentence

                                  ちょっといすをずらしてくれない? 

                                  Sentence analysis
                                  Translation

                                  Could you move the chair a bit?

                                  Pourrais-tu bouger un peu la chaise ?

                                  Könnten Sie den Stuhl ein wenig verschieben?

                                  Você pode mover um pouco a cadeira?

                                  Ты можешь немного подвинуть стул?

                                  ¿Podrías mover un poco la silla?


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                                椅子

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                                Reading

                                Readings of the Japanese word.

                                The word is written in kanji with furigana over each character. There is also the transliteration written in kana (hiragana or katakana) and romaji using the Hepburn method. Some words indicated by the symbol have a computer-generated audio that can be listened to by clicking on it.

                                Words having multiple readings will be ordered by popularity.

                                • ()()
                                  いし (ishi)

                                Translation

                                Translation of the selected word to several languages.

                                There are cases where a word may have different meanings. In that case all the meanings will be ordered by popularity.

                                Some translations may have tags associated giving miscellaneous information (grammatical, way of writing, ...). There may also be links to similar or antonym words.

                                English is the main language for the translations, but some words will also be available in other languages: Dutch, French, German, Hungarian, Russian, Slovenian, Spanish, or Swedish.

                                • noun
                                  traditional square chair with armrests and a torii-shaped back (used by the emperor, etc. during ceremonies)
                                  • Thron, Stuhl
                                    • tanszék, dívány, háromüléses kanapé, kanapé, hely, központ, perem, testtartás, elhelyezkedés, fekvés, helyzet
                                      • silla cuadrada tradicional con los apoyos y espalda en forma de toori (usada por el emperador, etc . durante la ceremonia)

                                        Kanji in this word

                                        Analysis of the kanji ideograms forming the word.

                                        Clicking on the kanji will get you to the kanji information page, with more information like the onyomi and kunyomi, or the order on how to write it.

                                        • 12 strokes

                                          chair

                                        • 3 strokes

                                          child, sign of the rat, 11PM-1AM, first sign of Chinese zodiac