Godan verb, transitive verb

  1. to ask, to enquire, to query.


Pronunciation Kanji Kana Is Common
訊く きく

Contained Kanji Breakdown

request, question, investigate
き.く たず.ねる ジン (Kentei Pre-1)
say, word
い.う こと ゲン (2nd, N4)
dot, tick or dot radical (no. 3)
チュ (Kentei 1)
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)
くち コウ ク (1st, N4)
the latter, duplicate, strange
おと- オツ イツ (8th, N1)
ジュウ ジッ ジュッ (1st, N5)