Definition of 当

  • hit
  • right
  • appropriate
  • himself

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • トウ
  • たる
  • たり
  • てる
  • まさ
  • まさにべし

Popular Words With This Kanji

当時, とうじ

at that time, in those days

担当, たんとう

(in) charge (of an area of responsibility, but not necessarily supervision of staff)

当局, とうきょく

authorities, this office

当初, とうしょ

at first

当選, とうせん

being elected, being selected (to win a prize, etc.), winning (in a lottery, raffle, etc.)

本当, 本當, ほんとう, ほんと

truth, reality

当然, とうぜん

natural, as a matter of course

当たり, 当り, 中り, 中たり, あたり

hit, success, guess, prediction, affability, friendliness, sensation, touch, bruise (on fruit), situation in which a stone or chain of stones may be captured on the next move (in the game of go), bite (of a fish on a hook), strike, per, each

当たり, 当り, 中り, 中たり, あたり

hit, success, guess, prediction, affability, friendliness, sensation, touch, bruise (on fruit), situation in which a stone or chain of stones may be captured on the next move (in the game of go), bite (of a fish on a hook), strike, per, each

相当, そうとう

befitting, becoming, worthy of, proportionate, in keeping with, suitable, considerable, substantial, to be worthy of, to be proportionate to, to correspond to (in meaning, function, etc.), to be equivalent, extremely, considerably


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