Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of の辺りに(のほとりに) in Japanese

の辺りに, の辺に
Kana Reading
のほとりに, のあたりに
nohotorini, noatarini
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
    on the shores of; by the side of (e.g. rivers, ponds)
    Example sentence
    のほとりに花ショウブ綺麗に咲いていました Many Japanese irises were flowering prettily on the lake's edge.
  • Parts of speech
    in the neighborhood of; in the neighbourhood of; in the vicinity of; close by; near; by
    Example sentence
    彼らのあたりにいるかもしれない Maybe they are somewhere around the pond.

Examples of の辺りに, の辺に, のほとりに, のあたりに in a sentence

Kanji in this word


5 strokes

environs, boundary, border, vicinity

On'Yomi: ヘン

Kun'Yomi: あた.り, ほと.り, -べ

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