Definition of 辰

  • sign of the dragon
  • 7-9AM
  • fifth sign of Chinese zodiac
  • shin dragon radical (no. 161)


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • シン
  • ジン
  • たつ

Popular Words With This Kanji

辰, たつ

fifth sign of Chinese zodiac (The Dragon, 7am-9am, east-southeast, March)

辰巳, 巽, たつみ


戊辰戦争, ぼしんせんそう

Boshin War (Japanese civil war between Imperial and shogunate forces, 1868-1869)

戊辰, ぼしん

fifth of the sexagenary cycle

辰の刻, たつのこく

8 am, the fifth hour, the Hour of the Dragon

辰の年, たつのとし

the year of the Dragon

庚辰, かのえたつ, こうしん

seventeenth of the sexagenary cycle

辰年, たつどし

year of the dragon

誕辰, たんしん


壬辰, みずのえたつ, じんしん

twenty-ninth of the sexagenary cycle

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