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Kanji Information Sheet for 磨 ( PDF version )
Bushu (Radical) Info:
石 (いし) – stone
麻 (あさ) – flax
Levels: JLPT N2 | JLPT 2 (old) | Grade 8
Frequency: #1608 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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JLPT N5 Words
- 磨く [みがく]
(v5k) to polish; to shine; to brush; to refine; to improve [K] [D] [Jisho]
JLPT N2 Words
- 歯磨き [はみがき]
(n) dentifrice; toothpaste [K] [D] [Jisho]
Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- 研磨 [けんま]
(iK) (n,vs) grinding; polishing; studying [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 琢磨 [たくま]
(n) polish (jewels); cultivation [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 達磨 [だるま]
(n) daruma; tumbling doll; prostitute [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 磨き [みがき]
(n) polish; improvement; burnishing [K] [D] [Jisho]