Japanese Dictionary

Kanji literal and JLPT

Strokes count

Strokes: 5



guy, slave, manservant, fellow
On'Yomi Readings

On'Yomi Readings

On'Yomi Readings

Kun'Yomi Readings

  • やつ
  • やっこ

Popular Words With This Kanji

  • 彼奴

    he; she; that guy

  • 奴隷

    slave; servant


  • servant (esp. a samurai's attendant)

    chivalrous man (c. Edo period)

    cubed tofu (often served cold)

    kite shaped like a footman

    Edo-period hairstyle worn by samurai's attendants

    enslavement (of a woman; Edo-period punishment for her own or her husband's crime)

    he; she; him; her

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