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Today's Kanji

Today's Kanji -- January 21, 2020

  • on reading:
  • kun reading:
  • もっ
  • meaning(s):
  • by means of, because, in view of, compared with
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もって with; by; by means of; because; in view of
てする もってする to do by the use of
ての もってのほか absurd; unreasonable
いえん beyond; further than
いえんけん (aeronautical) beyond right
いおう hereafter; the future; formerly; in ancient times
いか less than; up to; below; under; and downward; not exceeding; the following; the rest
のような いかのような the following kind(s) of
いかのとおり as below; as follows
いがい with the exception of; excepting
いご after this; from now on; hereafter; thereafter
いこう on and after; hereafter; thereafter
いじょう more than; exceeding; greater than; this is all; over; above; and up; beyond; the above-mentioned; since; as long as; the end
いしんでんしん telepathy; tacit understanding; communion of mind with mind; sympathy
西 いせい west of; and westward
いぜん ago; since; before; previous
いぜんに ago; since; before; previously
いとう east of; and eastward
いない within; inside of; less than
いなん south of; and south
いほく north of; and northward
いらい since; henceforth
ゆえん reason; way of doing; cause; grounds