Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
JLPT 5
Kana Reading
だい
Romaji
dai
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun, used as a suffix
    Meaning
    stand; rack; table
    Example sentence
    大型小型の飛行機が、ハンガー休んいました。 Two airplanes, one large and one small, were at rest in the hangar.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    support
    Example sentence
    両替人散らし、その倒した He scattered the coins of the money-changers and overturned their table.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    belt
    Example sentence
    明日お願いできます Could I have one for tomorrow morning?
  • Parts of speech
    counter
    Meaning
    counter for machines, incl. vehicles
    Example sentence
    持っている I have two cars.
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    setting (e.g. in jewellery)
    Example sentence
    カメラ持っている I have three cameras.
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun, used as a suffix, counter
    Meaning
    level (e.g. price level); range (e.g. after physical units); period (of time, e.g. a decade of one's life)
    Example sentence
    そんな口の利き方するなんて何様つもりだい Who are you to talk to me like that?

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 4

5 strokes

pedestal, a stand, counter for machines and vehicles

On'Yomi: ダイ, タイ

Kun'Yomi: うてな, われ, つかさ

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