Learn JLPT N4 Kanji

Meaning of 海

sea, ocean

Onyomi

カイ
kai

Kunyomi

うみ
umi

Learn Japanese kanji: (カイ / うみ) – Meaning: sea, ocean.

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How to write 海 - stroke order:

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Stroke Count: 9

- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese kana reading, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

どようびにうみにいきませんか?
doyoubi ni umi ni ikimasen ka?
Do you want to go to the beach/ocean on Saturday?
Example #2

わたしはいちにちちゅううみべですごした。
watashi wa ichinichi chuu de umibe de sugoshita.
I spent an entire day at the beach.
Example #3

わたしはかいがいへいったことがないです。
watashi wa kaigai he itta koto ga nai desu.
I have never been abroad.
Example #4

どのくらいかいがいにいましたか?
dono kurai kaigai ni imashita ka?
How long were you abroad?

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