Components

丼 means 'bowl of food'

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Strokes : 5    Frequency: 2233   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-43    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 4 words   Used in 21 words   Used in 8 names   Not used as a component
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   どんぶり   どん- bowl of food
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Do you primarily associate “donburi” with food? This essay initially punctures that misconception, then plunges into the world of topped rice bowls. Find out what’s in a “viper” rice bowl, a “strangers” rice bowl, and a “civilization” rice bowl. Also see what a “mother-daughter“ rice bowl represents. And learn what a “big serving of the head” means if you order a rice bowl.
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 丼 is used 3 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 丼 is used 19 times, read 2 ways.
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どんぶり : 7 words FIND ALL
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Most common form: どんぶり
noun
1. porcelain bowl  (this meaning is restricted to reading どんぶり)
2. bowl of rice with food on top  (see also: 丼物; abbreviation)
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どん- (read as どん) : 12 words FIND ALL
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noun
rice covered with beef and vegetables
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どんぶり    どん- bowl of food   
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