Definition of 丑

  • sign of the ox or cow
  • 1-3AM
  • second sign of Chinese zodiac

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • チュウ
  • うし

Popular Words With This Kanji

丑, うし

second sign of Chinese zodiac (The Ox, 1am-3am, north-northeast, December)

丑の日, うしのひ

day of the ox (esp. in midsummer or midwinter)

丑寅, 艮, うしとら

northeast

丑の刻, うしのこく

two o'clock in the morning

丁丑, ひのとのうし, ていちゅう

fourteenth of the sexagenary cycle

丑の年, うしのとし

Year of the Ox

己丑, つちのとうし, きちゅう

twenty-sixth of the sexagenary cycle

丑三つ時, うしみつどき

midnight

辛丑, かのとうし, しんちゅう

thirty-eighth of the sexagenary cycle

癸丑, みずのとうし, きちゅう

50th of the sexagenary cycle


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