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[ひざ()]
hiza
noun

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hiza

English Meaning(s) for 膝

noun
  1. knee
  2. lap; knee and thigh (while sitting)

Definition and Synonyms for 膝

Knee the part of a trouser leg that provides the cloth covering for the knee
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Lap the upper side of the thighs of a seated person
Synonyms: , 膝車
Human Knee hinge joint in the human leg connecting the tibia and fibula with the femur and protected in front by the patella
Synonyms: ニー, , 膝小僧, 膝車, 膝関節

Meanings for each kanji in 膝

» knee; lap

Categories 膝 is a member of

Thigh the part of the leg between the hip and the knee
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Cloth Covering a covering made of cloth
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Ginglymus a freely moving joint in which the bones are so articulated as to allow extensive movement in one plane
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Sample Sentences for 膝

I rocked the baby on my knee.
Skirts this year reach a few centimeters above the knees.
She fell down and hurt her knee.
The boy fell and scraped his knee.
I can place the palms of my hands on the floor without bending my knees.

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