Learn JLPT N4 Kanji

Meaning of 色

color

Onyomi

ショク、 シキ
shoku, shiki

Kunyomi

いろ
iro

Learn Japanese kanji: 【ショク、 シキ / いろ】

Meaning: color.

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How to write 色 - stroke order:

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Stroke Count: 6

- Example Sentences

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Example #1

わたしのいちばんすきないろはしろです。
watashi no ichiban sukina iro wa shiro desu.
My favorite color is white.
Example #2

わたしのかみはくろにちかいちゃいろです。
watashi no kami wa kuro ni chikai chairo desu.
My hair color is a dark brown that is close to black.
Example #3

そのみせではいろいろなものをうっている。
sono mise de wa iroirona mono wo utteiru.
That shop sells a variety of different things.
Example #4

わたしはじてんしゃにのったとき、みるけしきがとてもすきです。
watashi wa jitensha ni notta toki, miru keshiki ga totemo suki desu.
I love the scenery I can see while riding a bicycle.

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