Definition of 昔

  • once upon a time
  • antiquity
  • old times

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • セキ
  • シャク
  • むかし

Popular Words With This Kanji

昔, むかし

olden days, former

昔ながら, むかしながら

the same as it was long ago, unchanged, traditional

昔話, むかしばなし

folklore, legend, reminiscence

その昔, 其の昔, そのむかし

a long time ago, in those days

その昔, 其の昔, そのむかし

a long time ago, in those days

一昔, ひとむかし

ages, long time, decade, the past ten years

大昔, おおむかし

great antiquity, old-fashioned, long ago

今昔, こんじゃく, こんせき

past and present

昔風, むかしふう

old fashioned

昔気質, 昔かたぎ, 昔堅気, むかしかたぎ

old-fashioned way of thinking, old-fashioned spirit, old-fashioned


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