List: counter

Words used along with numbers to count things, actions, and events.

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客 きゃく kyaku

popular  JLPT N4  noun  noun (generic)  counter 

  • guest, visitor
  • customer, client, shopper, spectator, audience, tourist, sightseer, passenger
  • counter for containers used to entertain guests
筋 すじ suji

popular  JLPT N3  noun  noun (generic)  shogi  abbreviation  archaism  noun (suffix)  noun taking the genitive case particle ぎ  adjective (generic)  suffix  counter 

  • muscle, tendon, sinew
  • vein, artery
  • fiber, fibre, string
  • line, stripe, streak
  • reason, logic
  • plot, storyline
  • lineage, descent
  • school (e.g. of scholarship or arts)
  • aptitude, talent
  • source (of information, etc.), circle, channel
  • well-informed person (in a transaction)
  • logical move (in go, shogi, etc.)
  • ninth vertical line
  • seam on a helmet
  • gristly fish paste (made of muscle, tendons, skin, etc.)
  • social position, status
  • on (a river, road, etc.), along
  • counter for long thin things, counter for roads or blocks when giving directions
  • (Edo period) counter for hundreds of mon (obsolete unit of currency)
手 て te

popular  JLPT N5  noun  noun (generic)  colloquialism  noun (suffix)  counter 

  • hand, arm
  • forepaw, foreleg
  • handle
  • hand, worker, help
  • trouble, care, effort
  • means, way, trick, move, technique, workmanship
  • hand, handwriting
  • kind, type, sort
  • one's hands, one's possession
  • ability to cope
  • hand (of cards)
  • direction
  • move (in go, shogi, etc.)
台 だい dai

popular  JLPT N3  noun  noun (generic)  noun (suffix)  counter  archaism 

  • stand, rack, table, bench, podium, pedestal, platform, stage
  • support, holder, rack
  • counter for machines, incl. vehicles
  • setting (e.g. in jewellery)
  • level (e.g. price level), range (e.g. after physical units), period (of time, e.g. a decade of one's life)
  • elevated area
  • viewing platform
  • dish tray
  • meal
  • tall building, tower
信 しん shin

popular  noun  noun (generic)  counter 

  • honesty, sincerity, fidelity
  • trust, reliance, confidence
  • (religious) faith, devotion
  • counter for received messages
口 くち kuchi

popular  JLPT N5  noun  noun (generic)  suffix  counter 

  • mouth
  • opening, hole, gap, orifice
  • mouth (of a bottle), spout, nozzle, mouthpiece
  • gate, door, entrance, exit
  • speaking, speech, talk (i.e. gossip)
  • taste, palate
  • mouth (to feed)
  • opening (i.e. vacancy), available position
  • invitation, summons
  • kind, sort, type
  • opening (i.e. beginning)
  • counter for mouthfuls, shares (of money), and swords
山 やま yama

popular  JLPT N5  noun  noun (generic)  counter  slang  mahjong  archaism  noun (prefix) 

  • mountain, hill
  • mine (e.g. coal mine)
  • heap, pile
  • crown (of a hat), thread (of a screw), tread (of a tire), protruding part of an object, high part
  • climax, peak, critical point
  • guess, speculation, gamble
  • criminal case, crime
  • mountain climbing, mountaineering
  • festival float (esp. one mounted with a decorative halberd)
  • deck (of playing cards on table, face down, from which cards are drawn), stack
  • wall, wall tile
  • temple, temple grounds
  • wild
柱 はしら hashira

popular  JLPT N1  noun  noun (generic)  suffix  counter 

  • pillar, post
  • support, prop, mainstay
  • counter for buddhas, gods, nobles, etc.
座 ざ za

popular  noun  noun (generic)  suffix  counter 

  • seat, place
  • position, status
  • gathering, party, company, atmosphere (of a gathering)
  • stand, pedestal, platform
  • (historical) trade guild
  • attaches to the names of constellations
  • attaches to the names of theatres, cinemas and theatrical troupes
  • counter for theatres, deities, Buddhist images, tall mountains, and satokagura songs
株 かぶ kabu

popular  JLPT N3  finance  noun  noun (generic)  counter  biology  abbreviation  noun (suffix) 

  • stock, share
  • stump
  • (clump of) roots, plant with attached roots or stem
  • strain (of bacteria, etc.)
  • stock company, corporation, kabushiki kaisha, KK
  • goodwill (of a business), privilege (that comes with a role)
  • reputation, standing, popularity
  • one's forte