Definition of 粛

  • solemn
  • quietly
  • softly


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • シュク
  • スク
  • つつし

Popular Words With This Kanji

自粛, じしゅく

self-control, self-discipline, self-restraint, Japanese custom of apology followed by reclusion when caught doing something

厳粛, げんしゅく

gravity, solemnity, severity, seriousness, dignity, rigor, rigour, austerity

粛清, しゅくせい

(political) purge

綱紀粛正, こうきしゅくせい

eliminating corruption among government officials, tightening discipline (among)

粛正, しゅくせい

regulation, enforcement

静粛, せいしゅく


粛軍, しゅくぐん

army purge

粛然, しゅくぜん

silent, quiet, solemn, softly, quietly, solemnly

粛啓, しゅくけい, しゅっけい

Dear (name)

粛党, しゅくとう

cleaning up (political party)

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