Definition of 是

  • just so
  • this
  • right
  • justice

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • これ
  • この
  • ここ

Popular Words With This Kanji

此れ, 是, 是れ, 之, 之れ, 維, 惟, これ

this (indicating an item near the speaker, the action of the speaker, or the current topic), this person (usu. indicating someone in one's in-group), now, here, I (me), certainly

此れ, 是, 是れ, 之, 之れ, 維, 惟, これ

this (indicating an item near the speaker, the action of the speaker, or the current topic), this person (usu. indicating someone in one's in-group), now, here, I (me), certainly

これ等, 此れ等, 此等, 是等, これら

these

是正, ぜせい

correction, revision

是非, ぜひ

certainly, without fail, right and wrong, pros and cons

彼此, 彼是, あれこれ, かれこれ

one thing or another, this and that, this or that, just on, nearly, roughly, almost, round about

是認, ぜにん

approval

国是, こくぜ

national policy

党是, とうぜ

party platform, party principles

是か非か, ぜかひか

right or wrong


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