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[あずま()]
azuma
noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[()·ずま()]
azuma
[()·ずま()]
azuma
[あづま()]
aduma
[()·づま()]
aduma
[()·づま()]
aduma

English Meaning(s) for 東

noun
  1. east
  2. eastern Japan
  3. six-stringed Japanese zither
  4. my spouse

Definition and Synonyms for 東

E the cardinal compass point that is at 90 degrees
Synonyms: イースト, , , , 東方, 真東

Meanings for each kanji in 東

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Categories 東 is a member of

Cardinal Compass Point one of the four main compass points
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Sample Sentences for 東

The Sea of Japan naming dispute revolves around efforts to remove 'Sea of Japan' from the world's maps and replace it with 'East Sea'.
During the Great Eastern Japan Earthquake, the height of the tsunami waves reached up to 37.9 meters.
Kimura is a Tokyo university graduate who became a taxi driver. According to some people's standards, he might be considered a failure, but I think it's fine as long as he likes driving.
The sun rises in the east and sets in the west.
The sun was on the point of rising in the east.

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