Meaning

Primary

Riverbed

Alternative

River Bottom

Word Type

noun

Explanation

The river bottom is the river bottom, also known as the riverbed.

Reading

かわぞこ
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

The readings are the readings you learned with the kanji. Just don't forget the rendaku for !

Context

Context Sentences

あの辺りは川底が深いので気を付けてください。

The river is deep around there, so be careful.

この川は、川底にかなりのすながたまってしまっています。

There's a lot of sand on the bed in this river.

「サーモンはゴールデンウィーク期間中何してたの?」「結婚指輪を川で無くしちゃって、ずっと探してたの。三日もかかったけど、ようやく川底に沈んでいる指輪を見つけたわ。」

"What did you do during Golden Week, Salmon?" "I lost my wedding ring in a river, so I was looking for it. It took me three days, but I finally found it buried in the riverbed."

Kanji Composition