山, やま

  • yama
JLPT 5

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

「わたしはに入って、駆け上がったこと後悔していない。」と答えた
I do not regret having gone into the forest and up the mountain, replied the younger brother.
That high mountain is Mt. Tsukuba.
うまくあの先生のやま当てたわね
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.
2階上がると赤城がよく見える
There's a good view of Mt. Akagi from upstairs.
A monster lay on a rock near the top of the mountain.
20マイル頂上が見えた。
We could see the summit of a mountain twenty miles away.
I know you must be buried in your mountain of mails, but I wonder if I can hear from you regarding the mail I sent you last week?
The professional skier liked to "hot-dog" down the mountain.
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