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Kanji Details for 一

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one, one radical (no.1)
  • イチ
  • イツ
  • ひと-
  • ひと.つ

Popular Words With This Kanji

  • 一, 1


    best in; the most (...) in (where an adjective follows)

  • 一方

    one (esp. of two); the other; one way; the other way; one direction; the other direction; one side; the other side; one party; the other party

    on the one hand; on the other hand

    whereas; although; but at the same time; meanwhile; in turn

    (after noun, adjective-stem or plain verb) just keeps; being inclined to ...; tending to be ...; tending to do ...; continuously ...; just keeps on ...ing; only

  • 一つ, 1つ, 一


    for one thing (often used in itemized lists)

    (after a noun) only

    (with a verb in negative form) (not) even

    just (i.e. "just try it")