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上, うえ

  • ue
JLPT LEVEL 5

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no', adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi), noun, used as a suffix

  • above
  • up
  • over
  • elder (e.g. daughter)

Definition

  • top
  • summit

Definition

  • surface
  • on

Definition

  • before
  • previous

Definition

  • superiority
  • one's superior (i.e. one's elder)

Definition

  • on top of that
  • besides
  • what's more

Definition

  • upon (further inspection, etc.)
  • based on (and occurring after)

Definition

  • matters concerning...
  • as concerns ...

Definition

  • since (i.e. "for that reason")

Definition

noun, used as a suffix

  • suffix indicating higher social standing

Definition

  • place of one's superior (i.e. the throne)

Definition

  • emperor
  • sovereign
  • shogun
  • daimyo

Definition

  • noblewoman (esp. the wife of a nobleman)

Examples of 上,うえ in a Sentence

You may be able to read the handwriting on the wall, but it is Greek to me.
入ってります。
It's in the overhead compartment.
If you stand on this stool, you can reach the top of the closet.
The company moved its corporate domicile to Hong Kong for tax purposes.
寒かったうえに、強かった
It was cold, and, in addition, it was windy.
Are there any pens on the desk?
携帯見なった?」「テーブルよ。」
Seen my cell phone? "On the table!"
さん立っていました
Mr Sato was standing on top of a boulder.
椅子寝ている。
The cat is sleeping on the chair.
ある
There are some books on the desk.

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