Definition of 球

  • ball
  • sphere


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • キュウ
  • たま

Popular Words With This Kanji

野球, やきゅう


地球, ちきゅう

the earth, the globe

球, きゅう

sphere, counter for balls (in baseball)

玉, 球, 珠, 弾, たま

ball, sphere, globe, orb, bead (of sweat, dew, etc.), drop, droplet, ball (in sports), pile (of noodles, etc.), bullet, bulb (i.e. a light bulb), lens (of glasses, etc.), bead (of an abacus), ball (i.e. a testicle), gem, jewel (esp. spherical; sometimes used figuratively), pearl, female entertainer (e.g. a geisha), person (when commenting on their nature), character, item, funds or person used as part of a plot, egg, coin, precious, beautiful, excellent

投球, とうきゅう

pitching, throwing a ball, bowling (in cricket), pitched ball

四球, しきゅう

four balls, base on balls (baseball), a walk

球団, きゅうだん

baseball team

球場, きゅうじょう

baseball stadium

速球, そっきゅう


制球, せいきゅう

(pitcher's) control (baseball)

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