Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
法華宗
Kana Reading
ほっけしゅう
Romaji
hokkeshū
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    Nichiren sect of Buddhism (sometimes specifically referring to the Hokke school of Nichiren)
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    Tendai sect of Buddhism

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JLPT 1

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splendor, flower, petal, shine, luster, ostentatious, showy, gay, gorgeous

On'Yomi: ,

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8 strokes

religion, sect, denomination, main point, origin, essence

On'Yomi: シュウ, ソウ

Kun'Yomi: むね

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JLPT 3

8 strokes

method, law, rule, principle, model, system

On'Yomi: ホウ, ハッ, ホッ, フラン

Kun'Yomi: のり

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