[でん][]をかける

expression, Ichidan verb

  1. to telephone, to make a phone call.

Variations

Pronunciation Kanji Kana Is Common
[でん][]をかける 電話をかける でんわをかける
[でん][][]ける 電話を掛ける でんわをかける

Contained Kanji Breakdown

electricity (2nd)
  • rain(1st)
  • lightning, electricity
    • day, sun, Japan(1st)
    • hidden, mysterious, secret
tale, talk (2nd)
  • say, word(2nd)
    • dot, tick or dot radical (no. 3)
    • one, one radical (no.1)(1st)
    • mouth(1st)
  • tongue, reed, clapper(5th)
    • thousand(1st)
    • mouth(1st)