TAKOBOTO

Japanese dictionary & Nihongo learning tool. Use it online here or download an offline app
高血圧
Readings
こうけつあつ
kouketsuatsu
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
high blood pressure, hypertensionhoher Blutdruck, Hypertension

Kanji
ON: コウKUN: たか.い, たか, -だか, たか.まる, たか.める
tall, high, expensive

ON: ケツKUN:
blood

ON: アツ, エン, オウKUN: お.す, へ.す, おさ.える, お.さえる
pressure, push, overwhelm, oppress, dominate

Example sentences
塩分の高い食事をとると、高血圧の原因になるかもしれない。Parts: 塩分 (えんぶん), 高い (たかい), 食事 (しょくじ), 摂る (とる), 高血圧 (こうけつあつ), 原因 (げんいん), になる, かも知れない (かもしれない)Maintaining a high salt diet may contribute to high blood pressure.

Community comments
The words and kanji on this web site come from the amazing dictionary files JMDict, EDICT and KANJIDIC. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence. The example sentences come from the projects Tatoeba and Tanaka Corpus. Kanji search by radicals is based on the Kradfile2 and Kradfile-u files containing radical decomposition of 13108 Japanese characters. Many thanks to all the people involved in those projects!