Definition of 挺

  • counter for guns, inksticks, palanquins, rickshaws
  • bravely volunteer


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • チョウ
  • テイ

Popular Words With This Kanji

挺, 梃, ちょう

counter for long and narrow things such as guns, scissors, spades, hoes, inksticks, palanquins, candles, jinrikishas, shamisen, oars, etc.

八丁, 八挺, はっちょう


挺身隊, ていしんたい

volunteer corps

挺身, ていしん

volunteer, volunteering

空挺, くうてい


空挺師団, くうていしだん

Airborne Division

挺す, ていす

to volunteer (bravely)

挺する, ていする

to volunteer (bravely)

空挺旅団, くうていりょだん

Airborne Brigade

挺進, ていしん

go ahead of

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