Sign In

Dictionary

Stroke Order Diagram for 国

Search by Japanese Word

字▼

Search by English Meaning

[くに()]
kuni
noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[くに()]
kuni

English Meaning(s) for 国

noun
  1. country; (the) state
  2. region
  3. province (of Japan)
  4. home (i.e. hometown, home country)
  5. land; earth

Definition and Synonyms for 国

Nation a politically organized body of people under a single government
Synonyms: ネーション, , 国家, 連邦
State the territory occupied by a nation
Synonyms: ステート,
Kingdom a domain in which something is dominant
Synonyms: 世界, 分野, , 領域

Meanings for each kanji in 国

country Kanji Details »

Categories 国 is a member of

Administrative Division a district defined for administrative purposes
Show all words in category »
Sphere a particular environment or walk of life
Show all words in category »
Political Entity a unit with political responsibilities
Show all words in category »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 国

Sample Sentences for 国

We often call America the land of liberty.
The travelers came from many lands.
What does "resident alien" mean?
The USA will only use air strikes in the country as a last resort.
It seems, from books, that the colonizers and adventurers went sailing off to a new fine life, a new country, opportunities, and so forth.

Comments for 国

If you have any questions about this entry, or would like to write a sample sentence using the vocabulary, please do so below. Your comment will appear in the forum for other users of the site to view and discuss.

Only registered users may post comments. You can register your free 楽しい Japanese account here.

This site uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC dictionary files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence.