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[かわ()]
kawa
noun, suffix

Alternate Written Forms:

[かわ()]
kawa
[がわ()]
gawa
[がわ()]
gawa

English Meaning(s) for 川

noun
  1. river; stream
suffix
  1. River; the ... river (suffix used with the names of rivers)

Definition and Synonyms for 川

River a large natural stream of water (larger than a creek)
Synonyms: ホー, 大河, , 滝川, 谷川

Meanings for each kanji in 川

stream; river; river or 3-stroke river radical (no. 47) Kanji Details »

Categories 川 is a member of

Watercourse a natural body of running water flowing on or under the earth
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 川

Sample Sentences for 川

Have you ever tried skating on the river?
My land abuts on the river.
Don't throw rocks into the river.
This river extends for hundreds of miles.
The river is very beautiful around here.

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