どうきdouki

noun:

  • motive; incentive
  • motif

あの人anohitono動機doukiga信用shin'youできなかったdekinakatta I was distrustful of his motives.

Kanji definition:

ドウDOUうごugo.kuうごかすugo.kasu

move; motion; change; confusion; shift; shake

Strokes:
11
Radical:
力 power
SKIP:
1-9-2
UTF:
52d5
JIS208:
38-16
Nanori:
るぎrugi
Hangul:
동 [dong]
Pinyin:
dòng
Stroke order:
Example words:
自動車じどうしゃjidousha
automobile
活動かつどうkatsudou
action; activity; / movie (esp. during the silent movie period)
運動うんどうundou
exercise; physical training; work-out; / appeal; campaign; drive; crusade; movement; lobbying; / motion; movement
行動こうどうkoudou
action; conduct; behaviour; behavior; mobilization; mobilisation
動きうごきugoki
movement; move; motion; / trend; development; change; fluctuation

KIはたhata

loom; mechanism; machine; airplane; opportunity; potency; efficacy; occasion

Strokes:
16
Radical:
木 tree
SKIP:
1-4-12
UTF:
6a5f
JIS208:
21-01
Hangul:
기 [gi]
Pinyin:
Stroke order:
Example words:
機構きこうkikou
mechanism; organization; organisation
機関きかんkikan
engine; / agency; organisation; organization; institution; organ; body; / system; facility; facilities
機能きのうkinou
function; facility; faculty; feature
危機ききkiki
crisis; critical situation; emergency; pinch
機会きかいkikai
chance; opportunity

Partial results:

どうきづけdoukizuke Inflection

noun / ~する noun:

  • motivation

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