Definition of 東

  • east

Readings

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

Popular Words With This Kanji

東京, とうきょう

Tokyo (current capital of Japan)

東, 吾妻, 吾嬬, あずま, あづま

east, eastern Japan, six-stringed Japanese zither, my spouse

中東, ちゅうとう

Middle East

東北, とうほく, ひがしきた

north-east, Tohoku (northernmost six prefectures of Honshu)

東海, とうかい

region south of Tokyo on Pacific Ocean side of Japan, eastern sea

東欧, とうおう

Eastern Europe

東南, とうなん, ひがしみなみ

south-east

東西, とうざい

east and west, Orient and Occident, East and West, Ladies and Gentlemen!, Your attention, please!, roll-up, roll-up

東日本, ひがしにっぽん, ひがしにほん

eastern Japan

東洋, とうよう

Orient


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