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[かわ()]
kawa
noun, suffix

Alternate Written Forms:

[かわ()]
kawa
[がわ()]
gawa
[がわ()]
gawa

English Meaning(s) for 川

noun
  1. river; stream
suffix
  1. River; the ... river (suffix used with the names of rivers)

Definition and Synonyms for 川

River a large natural stream of water (larger than a creek)
Synonyms: ホー, 大河, , 滝川, 谷川

Meanings for each kanji in 川

stream; river; river or 3-stroke river radical (no. 47) Kanji Details »

Categories 川 is a member of

Watercourse a natural body of running water flowing on or under the earth
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 川

Sample Sentences for 川

I walked along the river until I got to the iron bridge.
We walked along the river.
It is dangerous to bathe in this river.
Some children are swimming in the river.
Do you think it's dangerous for me to swim across the river?

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