Meaning

Primary

Hole

Word Type

noun, suffix

Explanation

The kanji and the word are exactly the same. That means they share meanings as well.

Reading

あな
  • Kyoko
    (Tokyo accent, female)
  • Kenichi
    (Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

The reading you learned with the kanji is the same as the reading for this word. No holes in your knowledge!

Context

Context Sentences

あ、このバケツ、穴があいてる!

Oh, this bucket has a hole!

はずかしくて、穴があったら入りたいよ!

I am so embarrassed, I wished I could sink into the floor!

十年前に彼女にフラれてから、ずっと心にぽっかり穴があるような気持ちなんです。

Since being dumped by my girlfriend ten years ago, I've felt like there's been a hole in my heart ever since.

Kanji Composition