Learn JLPT N3 Kanji

Meaning of 的

mark, target, object, adjective ending

Onyomi

テキ
teki

Kunyomi

(none)

Learn Japanese kanji: 【 テキ 】.

Meaning: mark, target, object, adjective ending.

105 of 2,500 most used kanji in newspapers.

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How to write 的 - stroke order:

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Stroke Count: 8

- Example Sentences

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

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Example #1

これはいっぱんてきなすしやです。
kore wa ippanteki na sushiya desu.
This is a typical sushi restaurant.
Example #2

かんこくりょうりはいっぱんてきにからいです。
kankoku ryouri wa ippanteki ni karai desu.
Korean food is generally spicy.
Example #3

わたしはこじんてきにこういうえがすきではない。
watashi wa kojinteki ni kouiu e ga suki dewa nai.
I personally don't like these pictures.
Example #4

わたしはこじんてきなりゆうでそれをことわった。
watashi wa kojinteki na riyuu de sore o kotowatta.
I turned it down for personal reasons.
Example #5

わたしはきほんてきになんでもたべます。
watashi wa kihonteki ni nan demo tabemasu.
Basically I eat everything.

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