TAKOBOTO

Japanese dictionary & Nihongo learning tool. Use it online here or download an offline app
最中
Readings
もなか
monaka
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
wafer cake filled with bean jamMonaka (mit Anko gefüllte Waffeln)

Kanji
ON: サイ, シュKUN: もっと.も, つま
utmost, most, extreme

ON: チュウKUN: なか, うち, あた.る
in, inside, middle, mean, center

Example sentences
コンサートの最中に喋るのは無作法である。Parts: コンサート, 最中 (さいちゅう), 喋る (しゃべる), 無作法 (ぶさほう), であるTo talk during a concert is rude.
Talking during a concert is rude.
It's rude to talk during a concert.
It's bad manners to talk during a concert.
Es ist unhöflich, sich während eines Konzerts zu unterhalten.

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!