Definition of 基

  • fundamentals
  • radical (chem)
  • counter for machines
  • foundation

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • もと
  • もとい

Popular Words With This Kanji

元, 本, 素, 基, もと

origin, source, base, basis, foundation, root, cause, ingredient, material, (somebody's) side, (somebody's) location, original cost (or capital, principal, etc.), (plant) root, (tree) trunk, first section of a waka, counter for blades of grass, tree trunks, etc., and for falcons (in falconry), handle (chopsticks, brush, etc.), grip

基本, きほん

foundation, basis, standard

基準, 規準, きじゅん

standard, basis, criterion, norm, reference, datum

基づく, 基付く, 基く, もとづく

to be grounded on, to be based on, to be due to, to originate from

基づく, 基付く, 基く, もとづく

to be grounded on, to be based on, to be due to, to originate from

基づく, 基付く, 基く, もとづく

to be grounded on, to be based on, to be due to, to originate from

基地, きち

base

基金, ききん

fund, foundation

基礎, きそ

foundation, basis

基盤, きばん

foundation, basis, base, footing


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