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   か ka question mark, or
   かばん kaban bag, luggage
   かぶしきがいしゃ kabushikigaisha corporation (lit. stock company)
   かど kado corner
   かえる kaeru return from
   かえる kaeru 2 frog
   かえす kaesu return [s.t.], give back, turn back
   かがく kagaku science, chemistry (two different kanji
   かげ kage shade, shadow
   かぎる kagiru be limited, restricted
   かいちょう kaichoo company chairman
   かいだん kaidan stairs
   かいがん kaigan beach
   かいぎ kaigi meeting, conference
   かいもの kaimono purchases, shopping
   かいしゃ kaisha company
   かいてん kaiten revolve, pivot 180-degree in place
   かいわ kaiwa conversation
   かじ kaji fire, conflagration
   かかる kakaru take ( time )
   かかわり kakawari involvement
   かける kakeru dial up ( on telephone )
   かこ kako past
   かく kaku write
   かくれる kakureru be hidden
   かくす kakusu hide [s.t.]
   かまえ kamae stance
   かみ kami paper
   かみ(のけ) kami (no ke) hair
   かみなり kaminari lightning
   かもく kamoku lesson, course
   かむ kamu bite, chew
   かな(ひらがな、かたかな) kana Syllabary of Japanese sounds (hiragana, katakana)
   かならず kanarazu definitely, certainly
   かなり kanari fairly, considerably, tolerably
   かなしい kanashii sad
   かんばん kanban billboard
   かね kane metal, money
   かねもち kanemochi rich person
   んがえる kangaeru think (about something)
   かんじ kanji (Japanese/Chinese) character
   かんじる kanjiru feel
   かんじょう kanjoo bill, invoice
   かんけい kankei relationship
   かんこう kankoo tourism
   かのじょ kanojo she
   かんれき kanreki calendar
   かんしん kanshin admiration
   かんたん kantan na simple
   かんぜん kanzen perfect, perfection
   かお kao face
   から kara because, from
   からだ karada body
   かれ kare he
   かりる kariru borrow
   かす kasu lend
   かた kata shoulder
   かたち katachi shape, form
   かたい katai hard, firm
   かたかな katakana Japanese syllabary, used for imported/foreign words
   かたくるしい katakurushii formal
   かたまる katamaru become hard, harden
   かためる katameru harden [s.t.]
   かたむい katamuki tendency, trend
   かたる kataru tell ( a story )
   かたずける katazukeru clean up
   かてい katei family, home
   かつ katsu win
   かつどう katsudoo activity
   かつこい katsukoi clever
   かったら kattara if (following a verb or adjective)
   かって katte selfish, wilful, self-centered
   かう kau buy
   かわ kawa river
   かわ kawa 2 skin
   かわいい kawaii cute
   かわいそう kawaisoo na pitiful, sad
   かわる kawaru [s.t.] changes
   かようび kayoobi tuesday
   かぜ kaze wind
   かぞえる kazoeru count (numbers)
   かぞく kazoku family
   かず kazu number(s)
   ければ ke(re)ba if (following a verb or adjective)
   けが kega injury
   けいえい keiei management
   けいかく keikaku plan, scheme
   けいけん keiken experience
   けいき keiki cake, pastry
   けいこ keiko (physical) practice, exercise
   けいさん keisan calculation
   けいさんき keisanki calculator
   けいさつ keisatsu police
   けいたい keitai cell phone
   けっか kekka result
   けっこん kekkon wedding
   けっこう kekkoo fine, well
   けん ken prefecture
   けんぶつ kenbutsu sightseeing
   けんか kenka fight, argument
   けんこう kenkoo health
   けれども keredo(mo) but, although
   けっさん kessan accounts, P&L
   けす kesu erase
   き ki tree
   き ki 2 energy, feeling
   きがつきましたか ki ga tsukimashita ka did you notice
   きをつけてください ki-wo tsukete kudasai be careful
   きあい kiai energy
   きびしい kibishii strict
   きふ kifu contribution, donation
   きげん kigen wellbeing
   きいろい kiiroi yellow
   きかい kikai machine
   きかい kikai 2 opportunity
   きかん kikan body organ
   きく kiku hear, ask
   きめる kimeru decide
   きもち kimochi feeling
   きねんび kinenbi memorial day, anniversary
   きんじょ kinjo neighborhood, vicinity
   きのう kinoo function
   きのう kinoo 2 yesterday
   きにょうび kinyoobi Friday
   きにゅう kinyuu finance
   きんざい kinzai recent time
   きおく kioku memory
   きっぷ kippu ticket
   きらい kirai dislikable
   きれい kirei na beautiful
   きる kiru wear
   きる kiru 2 cut
   きせつ kisetsu season
   きっさてん kissaten coffee shop
   きた kita north
   こ(ども) ko(domo) child
   こち・そち・あち kochi / sochi / achi this one/ that one
   こちら・そちら・あちら kochira / sochira / achira here/ there
   こどく kodoku solitude
   こえ koe voice
   こえる koeru exceed
   ここ・そこ・あそこ koko / soko / asoko here / there
   ここのつ kokonotsu nine
   こころ kokoro heart, spirit
   こくみん kokumin citizen(s)
   こくさい kokusai international
   こきゅう kokyuu breath or breathing
   こまる komaru to be troublesome
   こめ kome rice, uncooked
   こもん komon adviser
   こんげつ kongetsu this month
   こんあ・そんあ・あんあ konna / sonna / anna this way/ that way
   この・その・あの kono / sono / ano ( + mono ) this / that ( + object )
   このましい konomashii desirable, agreeable
   こんしゅう konshuu this week
   こう・そう・ああ koo / soo / aa this way / that way
   こうえん kooen park
   こうがく koogaku engineering
   こうぎょう koogyoo industry, manufacturing
   こうはい koohai junior student, i.e. one having less experience than a sempai
   こうじょう koojoo factory
   こうか kooka effect
   こうきゅう kookyuu top grade, high quality
   こうさてん koosaten crossing
   こうそくどうろ koosokudooro highway
   こうつう kootsuu traffic
   これ・それ・あれ kore / sore / are this / that
   ころ koro / goro approximate (time)
   こし koshi hip
   こたえる kotaeru answer, reply, respond
   こと koto (abstract) thing
   ことがある koto ga aru have ever done [ something ]
   ことができる koto ga dekiru can do [ something ]
   ことにきめる koto ni kimeru decide to do [ something ]
   ことになる koto ni naru become [ something ]
   ことにする koto ni suru decide to do [ something ]
   ことし kotoshi this year
   ことわる kotowaru refuse
   こわい kowai dangerous
   こずかい kozukai pocket money
   くばる kubaru distribute
   くび kubi neck
   くち kuchi mouth
   くだもの kudamono fruit
   くだらない kudaranai insignificant
   くださる kudasaru receive
   くどい kudoi tiresome
   くがつ kugatsu September
   くじら kujira whale
   くみあい kumiai union (labor, etc.)
   くも kumo cloud
   くも kumo 2 bear
   くもる kumoru be cloudy
   くに kuni country, one's home region
   くらべる kuraberu compare, contrast
   くらい kurai dark
   くらい・ぐらい kurai / gurai approximate (length of time)
   くれる kureru receive
   くろい kuroi black
   くる kuru come from
   くるま kuruma cart, automobile
   くるしい kurushii painful
   くさ kusa grass
   くさい kusai smelly
   くすり kusuri medicine
   くつ kutsu shoes
   くつした kutsushita socks
   くうこお kuukoo airport
   くわえる kuwaeru increase [s.t.], augment
   くわしい kuwashii detailed, specific
   きゃく(さん) kyaku(san) guest, client, customer, visitor
   きょねん kyonen last year
   きょう kyoo today
   きょうだい kyoodai brothers and sisters, siblings
   きょうどう kyoodoo community, partner, coordination
   きょういく kyooiku education
   きょうかしょ kyookasho textbook
   きょうみ kyoomi interest
   きょうりょく kyooryoku cooperation
   きょうそう kyoosoo competition
   きゅう kyuu 1 nine
   きゅう kyuu 2 rank, level or grade in martial arts
   きゅうに kyuu ni suddenly, urgently
   きゅうっじつ kyuujitsu holiday
   きゅうけい kyuukei vacation, holiday, time off
   きゅうりょう kyuuryoo salary