Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
明かり, 明り, 灯り, 灯, 灯かり, 灯火 JLPT 3
Kana Reading
あかり
Romaji
akari
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    light; illumination; glow; gleam
    Example sentence
    ボタン押して下さいすると明かりがつきます。 Push the green button, and the light goes on.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    lamp; light
    Example sentence
    旅人遠方明かり見て喜んだ The traveler was delighted at the sight of a light in the distance.

Examples of 明かり, 明り, 灯り, 灯, 灯かり, 灯火, あかり in a sentence


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JLPT 2

6 strokes

lamp, a light, light, counter for lights

On'Yomi: トウ

Kun'Yomi: , ほ-, ともしび, とも.す, あかり

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JLPT 5

4 strokes

fire

On'Yomi:

Kun'Yomi: , -び, ほ-

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