代 (substitute) kanji
Substitute
This kanji has 5 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 3.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:substitute, change, convert, replace, period, age, counter for decades of ages, eras, etc., generation, charge, rate, fee
On reading:ダイ、タイ
dai, tai
Kun reading:か-わる、かわ-る、かわ-り、-がわ-り、か-える、よ、しろ
ka-waru, kawa-ru, kawa-ri, -gawa-ri, ka-eru, yo, shiro

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宿泊代
しゅくはくだい
lodging charges
交代する
こうたいする
replace, take ~ place
代わり番こ
かわりばんこ
alternately, by turns
打者を代える
だしゃをかえる
replace a batter with ~
幾代
いくよ
many age
厄介な代物
やっかいなしろもの
a nuisance, a tough proposition
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