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[きん()]
kin
noun, noun, used as a suffix

English Meaning(s) for 金

noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. gold; golden (color); metaphor for (most) valuable; gold (medal, cup)
  2. money (written before an amount)
  3. Friday
  4. metal (fourth of the five elements)
  5. Jin (dynasty of China; 1115-1234 CE)
  6. gold general (shogi)
  7. testicles
  8. karat; carat

Definition and Synonyms for 金

Atomic Number 79 a soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element
Synonyms: , , 黄金
Money the most common medium of exchange
Synonyms: ゲル, ゲルト, マネー, , , 先立つ物, , , , , お金, 金員, 金子, 金銭, , , 銭金, 鳥目, 鳥目, 黄白, 黄金
Cash money in the form of bills or coins
Synonyms: キャッシュ, 実弾, 現生, 現生, 現生, 現金, , , 金員, 金子, 金銀, 金銭, , , 黄金
Metal any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.
Synonyms: メタル, , , 金属, 金属元素, 金鉄, 黄金
Money wealth reckoned in terms of money
Synonyms: マネー, 硬貨, 貨幣, , , お金, 金員, 金銭, , , 銭金, 黄金
Lucre informal terms for money
Synonyms: 現生, , , お金, , , 黄金
Money functions as legal tender
Synonyms: ゲル, ゲルト, マネー, , , 先立つ物, , , , , お金, 金員, 金子, 金銭, , , 銭金, 鳥目, 鳥目, 黄白, 黄金
Atomic Number 79 occurs mainly as nuggets in rocks and alluvial deposits
Synonyms: , , 黄金
Atomic Number 79 does not react with most chemicals but is attacked by chlorine and aqua regia
Synonyms: , , 黄金

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Categories 金 is a member of

Wealth property that has economic utility: a monetary value or an exchange value
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Monetary System anything that is generally accepted as a standard of value and a measure of wealth in a particular country or region
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Money the most common medium of exchange
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Currency the metal or paper medium of exchange that is presently used
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Chemical Element any of the more than 100 known substances (of which 92 occur naturally) that cannot be separated into simpler substances and that singly or in combination constitute all matter
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Noble Metal any metal that is resistant to corrosion or oxidation
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Sample Sentences for 金

My brother depends on me for money.
The trouble is that we are short of money.
If we pay the rent to the landlady, we won't have any money for food; we are between the devil and the deep blue sea.
From childhood I was fond of reading, and all the little money that ever came into my hands was laid out in books.
Speech is silver, silence is golden.

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