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  • on reading:
  • カ   ゲ
  • kun reading:
  • した   しも   もと   げる   がる   くだる   くだり   くだす   くださる   ろす   りる
  • meaning(s):
  • below, down, descend, give, low, inferior
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あんか under the table; word of respect added to the addressee's name on a letter
いか less than; up to; below; under; and downward; not exceeding; the following; the rest
いしきか (n,a-no) subconscious
ひとりてんか be the sole master of the situation; reign supreme
ひとりでんか be the sole master of the situation; reign supreme
いちまいした one step lower
みぎした right-lower
えんてんか under blazing sun
えんのした under the floor; out of sight; in background
おうか forcing down
した under; below; beneath
したじた the lower classes; the common people
しもじも the lower classes; the common people
がり さがり decline; hanging down; leaving; a little after; decorative cords (hanging from the front of a sumo wrestler's belt)
がり さがりまつ drooping pine
がる さがる to hang down; to abate; to retire; to fall; to step back
げる さげる to hang; to lower; to move back; to wear; to dismiss; to grant
さげふだ tag; label
さげふり plummet; plumb bob
さげそうば bearish market
さげあし downward trend
さげしお ebb tide
さげわたす to make a (government) grant; to release (a criminal)
さげがみ pigtail; ponytail; hair (hanging down the back)
さげまく drop curtain
さげよく wing flap
さい ください please (kana only); (with te-form verb) please do for me
さる くださる to give; to confer
くだし evacuation; purgation
おろしがね (vegetable) grater
おろしだいこん grated radish
くだしぐすり laxative
くだす to lower; to let go down
したっぱ underling; lower position
したっぱら abdomen; stomach; under parts
しもに down; below; downward
したにあつく more generously for the lower-paid
げのげ the lowest (of its kind); the poorest
したのかい lower floor
しものく the last part of a poem or Bible verse
したのへや downstairs room
らない くだらない good-for-nothing; stupid; trivial; worthless
くだり down-train (going away from Tokyo)
りる おりる to alight (e.g. from bus); to get off; to descend (e.g. a mountain)
くだりざか descent; downhill; decline; waning
おりのぼり going up and down
おりば dismounting place
くだりせん down line (away from Tokyo)
くだりばら loose bowels; diarrhea
おりもの afterbirth; menstruation
便 くだりびん down train; outbound train
さがりめ eyes slanting downward; decline
おりたつ to go down and stand
くだりれっしゃ trains going away from the capital; down train
くだる to get down; to descend
ろし おろし grating; grater; grated radish
ろし おろしがね (vegetable) grater
ろし おろしぐすり an abortive
ろす おろす to take down; to launch; to drop; to lower; to let (a person) off; to unload; to discharge
かい low rank; subordinate; lower order (e.g. byte)
かいごかんせい downward compatibility
かいはんちゅうか subcategorization
かいはんちゅうかげんり subcategorization principle
かいはんちゅうかそせい subcategorization feature
かい the feelings of the people
かいしき preconscious; unconscious; subconscious
かいじょうたつ conveyance of the opinions of the lower classes to the powers that be
かいん Lower House; lower (legislative) body
かいんぎ lower house (of Parliament, etc.)
かいんぎいん member of the lower house; commoner
かいんぎちょう Speaker of the House (US)
したおし a fall or drop; decline
したおす to decline (stock market)
しもやしき villa; daimyo's suburban residence
したじた the lower classes; the common people
しもじも the lower classes; the common people
したや small attached annex
したび burning low; waning; declining
になる したびになる to be under control; to burn down; to decline; to drop; to wane
したまわり subordinate part; menial service; subordinate; utility man
したまわる to be less than; to be lower than
かかい lower bound
げかい this world; the earth; hades; the nether world
したえ rough sketch; cartoon; design
かがく lower jaw
したあご lower jaw
かる しもがかる to talk about indecent things
したがり weeding
げかん last volume (in set)
らし したならし preparatory activity
しもき second half of the fiscal year
かき the following
かきゃく legs; lower limbs
かきゅう lower grade; low class; junior (officer)
かきゅうさいばんしょ a lower court
かきゅうしょく subordinate post
かきゅうしん lower court
かきゅうせい underclassmen
したきょうぎ preliminary conference
したがね basic metal (in an art object); old metal
げく the last part of a poem or Bible verse
したげいこ rehearsal; preparation
したあな pilot hole; rough hole
げけつ bloody bowel discharge
したけんさ preliminary inspection
したけんぶん preliminary examination
したみ preview; preliminary inspection; siding (on a house)
したみいた siding (on a house)
かげん (moon's) last quarter
かげんのつき waning moon
かげん lower limit
げこ non-drinker; temperate man
げぎょ dismounting
げこう leaving the capital
したむき downward look; business decline
げこう coming home from school; end of school day
かこう descending
かこう downward; descent; fall; drop; subsidence
かこうせん downward curve
げこくじょう juniors dominating seniors; retainer supplanting his lord
げこく leaving for the provinces
げごく being sent to prison
げざ squatting; musicians' box on the left side of the stage
しもざ lower seat; sitting at the foot of the table
げざい laxative
しもさか downhill; decline; waning
げはん proceeding from Tokyo to Osaka
げさく poor manufacture; poor quality; inferior goods
したさく poor manufacture; poor quality; inferior goods
げさく poor plan
したずり proof printing
げさん descending (mountain)
げざん descending (mountain)
したしごと spade work; subcontract
げす menial; churl; petty official
ばる げすばる to be churlish; to be vulgar
しもしはんき last quarter (of the year)
かし noncommissioned officer
かしかん non-commissioned officer
かしかんへい enlisted man
したいといれ shuttle
かし the legs; lower extremities
かし being granted; granting; imperial grant
したば lower teeth
げしゃ alighting
したどり trade in; part exchange
したて the foot; humble position; lower part; left part of the stage; lower direction
したで the foot; humble position; lower part; left part of the stage; lower direction
しもて the foot; humble position; lower part; left part of the stage; lower direction
へた unskillful; poor; awkward
へたのよこずき being crazy about something but being very bad at it
げしゅにん offender; criminal
したてなげ (baseball) an underhand throw; (sumo) an underarm throw
げてもの low-quality products; strange thing; strange combination
へたくそ extreme clumsiness
げす person of humble rank; humble person
げすこんじょう mean feelings
げすおんな woman of low rank; term of degradation for a woman
げす person of humble rank; humble person
したしぶり (stock market) steadiness
宿 げしゅく boarding; lodging; boarding house
宿 げしゅくや lodging house
宿 げしゅくにん lodger; roomer
宿 げしゅくにんをおく to keep boarders
宿 げしゅくりょう board-and-room charge
げじゅん month (last third of)
したじゅんび preliminary arrangements; spade work
さげお sword knot
げしょ rough copy; draft
したがき rough copy; draft
げじょ maid servant
げじょげなん servants
しもじょちゅう kitchen maid
げじょう dismounting
げじょう withdrawing from the castle
かじょう condition of the common people
したしょく subcontractor
かしん lower lip
したくちびる lower lip
したごころ secret intention; motive
かしん low-rank retainer
げにん low-rank person; menial
かず lower illustration
したず rough sketch
かすい drooping; hanging down
げすい drainage; sewage; ditch; gutter; sewerage
げすいかん sewer pipe
げすいこうじ drainage (sewerage) works
げすいこう drainage ditch; canal
げすいしょり water treatment
げすいしょりじょう sewage (treatment) plant
げすいどう drain; sewer; drainage system
げすいいた wooden sewer covers
摺り したずり proof printing
げせわ common saying; common phrase
げしょう person of humble birth
したばえ underbrush; undergrowth
したうけ subcontract
したうけ subcontract
したうけぎょうしゃ subcontractor
したうけこうじょう a subcontracting factory
したうけがいしゃ contract company
したうけおい subcontract
したいし nether millstone
したづみ lowest social strata; goods piled beneath
したあらい pre-washing to combat stains
穿 したばき undershorts; underpants
穿き したばき undershorts; underpants
かせん underline; underscore
かせんぶ underlined part
げせん going ashore
げせん humble birth
げそう low-rank priest
かそう lower strata (classes)
かそうかいきゅう proletariat; lower classes
かそうしゃかい the underworld; lower ranks of society
かそうど subsoil
したそうだん preliminary consultation; arrangements
したくさ undergrowth; weeds beneath a tree
したがわ underside
げそく footgear; footwear
げそくばん doorman in charge of footwear
げそくりょう footwear-checking charge
げた geta (Japanese footwear); wooden clogs
ける げたをあずける to leave everything to (someone)
げたや clog shop
げたがけ wearing wooden clogs
げたなおし repairing clogs; clog repairer
げたばこ shoe rack (in genkan); cupboard (for shoes and clogs)
げたばん toe guards on clogs; footwear doorman
げたばき wearing wooden clogs
げたばきじゅうたく a residential building, the first floor of which is occupied by businesses
かたい lower leg; lower part of the body; lower limbs
したおび loincloth; waist cloth
かたい lower leg; lower part of the body; lower limbs
しもだいどころ servants' kitchen
かたつ commanding a subordinate
かたん lower end
かだん lower (horizontal) column (of print); lowest tier (step, column of print, berth)
げだん lower (horizontal) column (of print); lowest tier (step, column of print, berth)
げなん manservant
したね lowest price
げち command; order
げぢ command; order
したじ groundwork; foundation; inclination; aptitude; elementary knowledge of; grounding in; prearrangement; spadework; signs; symptoms; first coat of plastering; soy
したぎ underwear
したぎるい underclothes
したばり undercoat; first coat
したまち Shitamachi; lower parts of town
したまちことば working-class accent or dialect
したまちふう downtown style
しもぶくれ abdominal swelling; fat face
調 したしらべ preliminary investigation; preparation
剃り したぞり barber's apprentice
したばり undercoat; first coat
殿 げでん leaving the palace
げでん worn-out rice land
したぬり undercoat; first coating
しもゆ sitz bath
かとう inferior; base; vulgar; low grade; lower class
かとうしょくぶつ lower plants
かとうどうぶつ lower animals
したばたらき subordinate work; assistant; servant
したみち down-town; the lower town
したよみ rehearsal (of play); preparatory reading; lesson study
馴し したならし training
しもふたけた last two figures of a number
げねつ lowering fever
げば dismounting
げばさき dismounting place
げばひょう rumor; gossip; speculation; irresponsible criticism; hearsay
かはい inferior; low-class person
げはい inferior; low-class person
かはん lower half
かはんき the last half-year
しもはんき the last half-year
かはんしん lower half of body
しもはんしん lower half of body
かばん going off duty
げび vulgar; coarse
げびる to become vulgar; to coarsen
しもごえ manure; night soil
したひも undersash; belt
かひょう diagram below
かひょうさんしょう (see the) following table(s)
かひん inferior article
げひん vulgarity; meanness; indecency; coarseness
かふ grant; issue
かふきん subsidy
したじき desk pad; mat; something lying underneath; pinned under; crushed beneath
したじき desk pad; mat; something lying underneath; pinned under; crushed beneath
かぶ substructure; lower part; subordinate (office)
しもべ servant; manservant
かぶきかん subordinate offices or institutions
かぶこうぞう substructure
かぶそしき lower branch (of an organization); infrastructure
かふう subordinate position; lower position
かふく abdomen; stomach; lower parts; under parts
くだりばら diarrhoea
したはら abdomen; stomach; lower parts; under parts
したばら abdomen; stomach; lower parts; under parts
かふくぶ abdomen
かぶつ drinking feast
かぶん enquiring beforehand
したぎき enquiring beforehand
かほう (stock market) slump
したばなれ (stock market) slump
かほう lower region; lower part
かほうに below
したぬい basting; temporary sewing
したもえ sprout of a plant shooting from under the soil
しもぶくれ round-faced; large at bottom
げぼく servant; your humble servant
したあじ seasoning of food
かみん the masses; the lower classes; the common people
げみん the masses; the lower classes; the common people
かめい undermentioned; undersigned
かめい order; command
しため downward glance; contemptuous look
かもん enquiry; consultation
げや retirement from public office
したやく underling; subordinate official
げやく laxative
しもざま lower classes; common people
かよう lower leaves
したば lower leaves
げらく depreciation; decline; fall; slump
かり lower official
したばき outdoor shoes; underpants
げり diarrhoea
った げりがうつった be infected with diarrhea
げりゃく the rest omitted (in quotes)
かりゅう downstream; lower reaches of a river; lower classes
かりゅうしゃかい lower classes
かりょう subordinates; petty officials
げれつ base; mean; vulgar
したつゆ dew under (dripping from) trees
げろう servant; valet; menial
げこくじょう juniors dominating seniors; retainer supplanting his lord
かひ servant girl
拵え したごしらえ preliminary arrangements; preparation; spadework
げかん chancre
かかん looking down on; getting a bird's eye view
したまぶた lower eyelid
したもえ sprouts; shoots
げせん humble birth
けしょうした make-up base
かいか lower floor; downstairs
かっか Your (His) excellency
わりした soup
かんか under the jurisdiction of
がんか under one's eyes; below
つくえのした under the desk
きか word of respect added to the adressee's name on a letter
きか under ones command; under the banner (of)
きか (pronoun) you (younger person)
きゃっか rejection; dismissal
きゃっか at one's feet
きゅうこうか swoop; nose dive
きゅうてんちょっか suddenly and precipitately; take a sudden turn
きゅうてんちょっか falling headlong; plummeting; sudden crash
くうちゅうとうか air drop
くうちゅうらっか air pluviation; pluviate
くつした socks
けいじか physical; material
げっか in the moonlight
けんか prefecture
のきした under the overhang of a Japanese roof
げんか the present time
げんか promptly
またした length of the legs
ごとうか accidental bombing
こうごうへいか her majesty the Empress
殿 こうたいしでんか the Crown Prince
こうか fall; descent; (plane) landing; (atmos.) depression
こうげ rise and fall (prices); superiority and inferiority (rank)
こっか the present
こくおうへいか His Majesty the King
きんじょうへいか the reigning emperor; His Majesty the Emperor
ひだりした lower left
さいか the lowest; the worst
さかのした foot of a slope
さんした underling
みっかてんか a short-lived rule; being in power only for a brief period; brief championship
さんか affiliated with; under jurisdiction of; under the umbrella
じか nowadays
ちか under the rule of
てした subordinate; underling
じょおうへいか Her Majesty the Queen
ゆかした under the floor
うえした high and low; up and down; unloading and loading; praising and blaming
かみしも samurai garb; an old ceremonial garb; the government and the people; the upper and the lower parts of the body
しょうか high and low; the government and the people; going up and down
じょうげ high and low; up and down; unloading and loading; praising and blaming
じょうちゅうげ excellent-good-poor; first-second-third (class)
じょうか land near the castle
しんしつにつづくろうか corridor leading to the bedroom
ました right under; directly below
しんか retainer
しんせきこうか (of members of the Imperial family) becoming subjects of the state
すいか being pendent; hanging down
すいめんか underwater
せいぎょか under control
ゆきのした saxifrage
せっか fan-tailed warbler
せんりょうか occupied (by an army)
せんげ imperial proclamation
かわしも downstream
せんじか in times of war
せんか Hades; the hereafter
くみした a subordinate (member of a group)
いきのした gasp
そっか 1. at one's feet; underfoot; 2. gait; pace; step
そんか Obediently yours
だいか your honor; his honor
ちか basement; underground
じばんちんか land subsidence; support
ちょっか directly under; price cut; fall perpendicularly
ちんか sinking; subsidence
ていか fall; decline; lowering; deterioration
てきか drip; drop; distill
あまがした the whole country; the public; the world; the ruling power; having one's own way
あめがした the whole country; the public; the world; the ruling power; having one's own way
あめのした the whole country; the public; the world; the ruling power; having one's own way
てんか the world; whole country; descent from heaven; having one's own way; the public; the ruling power
てんのうへいか His Majesty the Emperor
殿 でんか Your Highness; His (Her) Highness
わたりろうか passage
とか in the capital; in Tokyo
とうか under the sword
とうか throwing down; dropping; airdrop; investment
とうか by the lamp
どうりょくこうか power drive
ひとりてんか undisputed leader
なんか going south
としした younger; junior
はいか subordinates; one's followers
はんした block copy
ひげ self-abasement; humility; self-depreciation
殿 ひでんか princess; Her Royal Highness
ひか subcutaneous
びか under the nose
しっか at the knees of one's parents; at home
ひょうてんか below freezing
ふか suburban districts (of a metropolis); within an urban-prefecture
ぶか subordinate person
かざしも leeward; lee
へいか your Majesty
まくした junior class sumo wrestler or division
まんてんか all over the world
めいれいいっか immediately; as soon as the order is given
めした subordinate(s); inferior(s); junior
もっか at present; now
もんか one's pupil or student or follower
らっか fall; drop; come down
らんこうげ violent fluctuation
りょうへいか Their Majesties; the Emperor and Empress
れいか subordinates; followers
れいか below zero; sub-zero
ろうか corridor
きか word of respect added to the adressee's name on a letter
かかあでんか extremely overbearing wife
きか troops under one's command
げいか your highness; your grace; your eminence
えきか armpit
せいか lower abdomen