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母 : Mother

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Components:

mother

On 'yomi:
(bo)
Kun 'yomi:
はは(haha)(mo)
Strokes:5
Radical: (80)
Usage Rating:570
JLPT:N5
old JLPT:4
Grade:2
Unicode:06bcd
jis208:42-76
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母 Usage examples

(いんぼ)final (Chinese)
(じょうぼ)leaven, yeast
子講(たのもしこう)mutual financing association
(どうぼし)sisters of the same mother, uterine sisters
亡き(なきはは)dead mother
(ははどり)mother bird
の愛(ははのあい)maternal love
(ぼざい)welding base metal
子とも(ぼしとも)
子共(ぼしとも)
both mother and child
音性(ぼいんせい)vocalic
語話者(ぼごわしゃ)native speaker
鬼子(きしぼじん)Hariti (goddess of childbirth and children)
(たんぼいん)monophthong, simple vowel
(ちょうぼいん)long vowel
花粉細胞(かふんぼさいぼう)pollen mother cell
(たんぼいん)short vowel
お祖ちゃん(おばあちゃん)
御祖ちゃん(おばあちゃん)
granny, grandma, gran, female senior-citizen
義理の(ぎりのはは)mother-in-law, foster mother, stepmother
御っさん(おっかさん)mother (term commonly used until the end of the Meiji period), mom, mum, mama
(ぼすう)(statistical) parameter
皮形成(ひょうぼかわけいせい)wrinkled hands from being in water
日傘(おんばひからかさ)(bringing up a child) with greatest care pampering (him, her) with material comforts of a rich family, (being brought up) in a hothouse atmosphere
推進(すいしんぼたい)nucleus (of a project proposal, of a social movement, etc.)
(カタバミ)family crest shaped like creeping woodsorrel
(せいぼ)syllable onset
子手帳(ぼしてちょう)maternity health record book, mother and child health notebook
マリア(せいぼマリア)Virgin Mary
指対向性(おやゆびたいこうせい)ability to oppose the thumb, opposable thumb
(カボス)kabosu (type of citrus fruit) (Citrus sphaerocarpa)
(おば)(used with suffix -san or -sama) endearing term for unrelated older woman, (with suffix -san) term used by a child to address unrelated adult female
音調和(ぼいんちょうわ)vowel harmony
(びぼいん)nasal vowel