Definition of 栖

  • nest
  • rookery
  • hive
  • cobweb
  • den

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • セイ

Popular Words With This Kanji

生息, 栖息, 棲息, せいそく

inhabiting, living

巣, 栖, す

nest, rookery, breeding place, hive, den, haunt, (spider's) web

住み処, 住家, 住み家, 住みか, 住処, 棲家, 栖, すみか, じゅうか

dwelling, house, residence, den, habitat

棲む, 栖む, すむ

to live (of animals), to inhabit, to nest

鹿尾菜, 羊栖菜, ひじき

hijiki (dark edible seaweed usu. sold in dried black strips; Hizikia fusiformis)

隠棲, 隠栖, いんせい

secluded life

幽棲, 幽栖, ゆうせい

living a quiet life in seclusion away from the masses

旧棲, 旧栖, きゅうせい

old home, former home, old nest

終の棲家, 終の住処, 終の栖, 終のすみか, 終の住み処, ついのすみか

one's final abode


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