系, けい

  • kei
JLPT 1

Definition of 系,けい

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun, used as a suffix

  • system
  • lineage
  • group

mathematics

  • corollary

  • (geological) system (range of strata that correspond to a particular time period)

  • (taxonomical) series

Related Kanji

lineage, system

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Examples of 系,けい in a Sentence

With Windows OS systems 'administrator account' corresponds to 'root'.
かわいい小娘が、デパート織物コーナーに行き店員に尋ねた。
The pretty girl walked up and asked the clerk at the fabric counter.
Soviet and Western observers have warned that if the Muslim republics do not join the commonwealth, they may from a separate group, setting up a volatile ethnic and religious split.
あなたは理科大学進んだほうがいいよ。
You should go on to a technical college.
She is of American parentage.

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