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[ほう()]
hou
adverbial noun, noun

English Meaning(s) for 方

adverbial noun, noun
  1. side; direction; way

Definition and Synonyms for 方

Person a human body (usually including the clothing)
Synonyms: , , , , 人格者, 人称, 人間, 人間, , , , , ,
Person a grammatical category used in the classification of pronouns, possessive determiners, and verb forms according to whether they indicate the speaker, the addressee, or a third party
Synonyms: , , , , 人格者, 人称, 人間, 人間, , , , , ,
Hand a position given by its location to the side of an object
Synonyms: , , 傍ら, , , , 方面, ,
Direction a line leading to a place or point
Synonyms: , , , 方向, 方角, , 道のり, 道筋, 道順
Direction the spatial relation between something and the course along which it points or moves
Synonyms: 向き, 向く, , , , 方位, 方向, 方角, , 針路

Meanings for each kanji in 方

direction; person; alternative Kanji Details »

Categories 方 is a member of

Position the spatial property of a place where or way in which something is situated
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Material Body alternative names for the body of a human being
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Grammatical Category a category of words having the same grammatical properties
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Path an established line of travel or access
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Side a place within a region identified relative to a center or reference location
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 方

Sample Sentences for 方

This novel is more interesting than the one I read last week.
I need your help. And I will be your president, too.
You must be the temporary we asked for.
He drove down to the hotel.
A Mr. Brown came to see you when you were out.

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