Definition of 島

  • island

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • トウ
  • しま

Popular Words With This Kanji

島, 嶋, しま

island, territory (of a prostitute, organized crime gang, etc.), turf

広島, ひろしま

Hiroshima (city)

中島, なかじま

island in a pond or river

朝鮮半島, ちょうせんはんとう

Korean peninsula

半島, はんとう

peninsula

小島, こじま

small island, islet

列島, れっとう

archipelago, chain of islands

島根, しまね

island country

島田, しまだ

pompadour-like hair style, popular for unmarried women in the Edo period, shimada coiffure

本島, ほんとう

main island, this island


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