JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Alternative spellings
良く
善く
克く
能く

Alternative formsEdit

AdverbEdit

よく (yoku

  1. adverbial form of よい (yoi, good)
  2. adverbial form of いい (ii, good)
  3. 良く, 善く, 克く: good, well
    よくやった
    Yoku yatta.
    Well done!
  4. 良く: frequently, often
    (わたし)(ほん)よく()みます
    Watashi wa hon o yoku yomimasu.
    I read books a lot.
  5. 良く, 善く: having astonishing ability or guts
  6. 能く: (literary) able to
AntonymsEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of よく – see the following entries.
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[noun] desire, a want, that which is wanted
[noun] greed, avarice
[noun] ambition, will
Alternative spelling
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[noun] a wing (of a bird or insect)
[noun] (aviation) an airfoil
[noun] (military) a flank
[noun] a blade (of a propeller, turbine, etc.) with the same cross section of an aircraft wing
[counter] counter for wings of birds
[counter] (by extension) counter for birds
[counter] counter for boats
[affix] wing (of a bird, insect, aircraft, etc.)
[affix] (by extension) something overhanging both left and right, like a wing
[affix] assist, help, support
[proper noun] (Chinese astronomy) the Wings constellation, one of the Twenty-Eight Mansions
[proper noun] a female given name
(This term, よく, is an alternative spelling of the above Sino-Japanese terms.
For a list of all kanji read as よく, not just those used in Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji read as よく.)