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[よこ()]
yoko
noun

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English Meaning(s) for 横

noun
  1. horizontal (as opposed to vertical); lying down
  2. side-to-side (as opposed to front-to-back); width; breadth
  3. side (of a box, etc.)
  4. beside; aside; next to
  5. unconnected

Definition and Synonyms for 横

Side a place within a region identified relative to a center or reference location
Synonyms: そば, おそば, ほとり, みもと, かたがた, かたわら, , , 側辺, , , , , , 辺り

Meanings for each kanji in 横

sideways; side; horizontal; width; woof Kanji Details »

Categories 横 is a member of

Part the extended spatial location of something
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 横

Sample Sentences for 横

I lay down to rest.
The schoolboys marched four abreast.
Tom noticed a drunkard lying in the street.
I always sleep on my side.
Please go around to the side of the house.

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