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Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 筋 (kin)

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 筋 (kin)

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MEANING:

muscle, sinew, tendon, fiber, plot, plan, descent

HOW TO READ:

On: kin
Kun: suji

JLPT LEVEL: N1

COMPOUNDS:

筋 (suji): muscle, sinew, vein, fiber, line
大筋 (oosuji): outline, summary
道筋 (michisuji): path, route, itinerary
心筋 (shinkin): heart muscle
筋肉 (kinniku): muscle, sinew
家筋 (iesuji): lineage, family line
一筋 (hitosuji): earnest, resolute
筋道 (sujimichi): reason, logic, thread
本筋 (honsuji): main thread (of a story)
粗筋 (arasuji): outline, summary
筋力 (kinryoku): physical strength
筋合 (sujiai): reason, right
血筋 (chisuji): lineage, blood relationship
背筋 (haikin): spinal column, back seam
鉄筋 (tekkin): rebar, iron reinforcing bar
筋金 (sujigane): a metal reinforcement
首筋 (kubisuji): nape of the neck, back of the neck
筋目 (sujime): lineage, reason, logic
青筋 (aosuji): vein (esp. in head)
筋骨 (kinkotsu): muscles and bones, structure
横筋 (yokosuji): transversal, lateral stripes
腹筋 (fukkin): abdominal muscles, abs
筋書き (sujigaki): synopsis, outline
筋違い (sujichigai): cramp, sprain, strain (muscle)
筋立て (sujitate): plot (of a story)
筋肉痛 (kinnikutsuu): muscular pain, myalgia
筋肉質 (kinnikushitsu): muscularity
消息筋 (shousokusuji): informed circles
骨格筋 (kokkakukin): skeletal muscle
一筋縄 (hitosujinawa): rope, ordinary method
一筋道 (hitosujimichi): straight road
筋金入り (sujiganeiri): staunch, hardcore
心筋梗塞 (shinkinkousoku): heart attack, myocardial infarction
筋肉労働 (kinnikuroudou): physical labor


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EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

約16万の家庭が、非合法な筋から金を借りている。
yaku juuroku man no katei ga, higouhou na suji kara kane o karite iru.
Approximately 160,000 households use illegal moneylenders.

大隊へ戻る道筋には、これをすっぽり射程に収める中国軍の機関銃があった。
daitai e modoru michisuji ni wa, kore o suppori shatei ni osameru chuugokugun no kikanjuu ga atta.
There was a Chinese machine gun that had fairly good coverage of their path back to the battalion.

物事が一筋縄ではいかなくなってきたのは、子供たちが思春期を迎えるころだった。
monogoto ga hitosujinawa dewa ikanaku natte kita no wa, kodomotachi ga shishunki o mukaeru koro datta.
The complications began when my children reached adolescence.

筋金入りの元軍人にとってさえ、故郷への引き揚げはしばしば思わぬ苦しみをもたらすものとなった。
sujiganeiri no moto gunjin ni totte sae, furusato e no hikiage wa shibashiba omowanu kurushimi o motarasu mono to natta.
Even hardened veterans, however, were often ill prepared for the shock of returning home.

溝から人影がほぼ消えかけたとき、中国兵の手榴弾が彼の片足を引き裂き、筋肉を粉々にし、脚の骨をくだいた。
mizo kara hitokage ga hobo kiekaketa toki, chuugokuhei no shuryuudan ga kare no kataashi o hikisaki, kinniku o konagona ni shi, ashi no hone o kudaita.
He was just about to clear the ditch when a Chinese grenade tore his leg apart, shredding muscle and breaking the bones in his foot.

時々、確かに、彼は大変な気違いだという気のする時があるんです。ところが、その気違いぶりが絶頂に達した時、その気違いぶりに筋道が立っているような気がするんです。
tokidoki, tashika ni, kare wa taihen na kichigai da to iu ki no suru toki ga arun desu. tokoro ga, sono kichigaiburi ga zecchou ni tasshita toki, sono kichigai buri ni sujimichi ga tatte iru you na ki ga surun desu.
Sometimes, I feel sure he is as mad as a hatter; and then, just as he is at his maddest, I find there is method in his madness.

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