Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
壁に耳あり障子に目あり
Kana Reading
かべにみみありしょうじにめあり
Romaji
kabenimimiarishōjinimeari
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
    Meaning
    walls have ears (lit: wall have ears, shoji have eyes)

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 5

6 strokes

ear

On'Yomi:

Kun'Yomi: みみ

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JLPT 2

16 strokes

wall, lining (stomach), fence

On'Yomi: ヘキ

Kun'Yomi: かべ

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JLPT 1

14 strokes

hinder, hurt, harm

On'Yomi: ショウ

Kun'Yomi: さわ.る

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JLPT 5

5 strokes

eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor

On'Yomi: モク, ボク

Kun'Yomi: , -め, ま-

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JLPT 5

3 strokes

child, sign of the rat, 11PM-1AM, first sign of Chinese zodiac

On'Yomi: , ,

Kun'Yomi: , -こ,

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