Definition of 奏

  • play music
  • speak to a ruler
  • complete

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ソウ
  • かなでる

Popular Words With This Kanji

演奏, えんそう

musical performance

協奏曲, きょうそうきょく

concerto

奏者, そうしゃ

instrumentalist, player

奏す, そうす

to report to the Emperor, to play (musical instrument), to accomplish

伴奏, ばんそう

(musical) accompaniment

四重奏, しじゅうそう

instrumental quartet

奏でる, かなでる

to play an instrument (esp. string instruments)

奏功, そうこう

success, achievement, fruition

合奏, がっそう

concert, ensemble

吹奏楽, すいそうがく

wind (instrument) music


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