Definition of 山,やま

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), counter
  • mountain
  • hill
  • mine (e.g. coal mine)
  • heap
  • pile
noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
  • crown (of a hat)
  • thread (of a screw)
  • tread (of a tire)
  • climax
  • peak
  • critical point
  • guess
  • speculation
  • criminal case
  • crime
  • festival float (esp. one mounted with a decorative halberd)
noun, used as a prefix
  • wild

Examples of 山,やま in a Sentence

I do not regret having gone into the forest and up the mountain, replied the younger brother.
That high mountain is Mt. Tsukuba.
You've sure got the teacher's number.
It was used for raking together heaps of money.
It is like looking for a needle in a haystack.

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