Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
Kana Reading
ちゅうくう, なかぞら
chūkū, nakazora
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    hollow; emptiness
    Example sentence
    に食い荒らされて中空になっていた。 The insect ate the peach hollow.
  • Parts of speech
    mid-air; the air

Examples of 中空, ちゅうくう, なかぞら in a sentence

  • に食い荒らされて中空になっていた。

    The insect ate the peach hollow.

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Kanji in this word


8 strokes

empty, sky, void, vacant, vacuum

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4 strokes

in, inside, middle, mean, center

On'Yomi: チュウ

Kun'Yomi: なか, うち, あた.る

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