Definition of 垢

  • dirt
  • grime
  • earwax

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • コウ
  • あか
  • はじ

Popular Words With This Kanji

無垢, むく

purity

歯垢, しこう

(dental) plaque

垢, あか

dirt, filth, grime

垢すり, 垢擦り, あかすり

scrubbing, getting grime off

垢すり, 垢擦り, あかすり

scrubbing, getting grime off

手垢, てあか

finger marks, dirty marks

垢抜ける, あか抜ける, あかぬける

to refine

耳垢, 耳あか, みみあか, じこう

earwax, cerumen

湯垢, ゆあか

scale, fur

垢抜け, 垢抜, あかぬけ

refinement, style


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