Definition of 尼

  • nun

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • あま

Popular Words With This Kanji

尼, 阿魔, あま

nun, bitch

尼僧, にそう

nun, priestess

尼羅, ナイル, ないる

Nile (river)

比丘尼, びくに

bhikkhuni (fully ordained Buddhist nun)

尼寺, あまでら

nunnery, convent

陀羅尼, だらに

dharani, spell, litany, Sanskrit multi-syllabic chant

禅尼, ぜんに

Zen nun

僧尼, そうに

monks and nuns

寵愛昂じて尼にする, 寵愛こうじて尼にする, ちょうあいこうじてあまにする

to love one's child too much for their own good (lit: to love one's daughter so much as to make her a nun)

尼っちょ, あまっちょ

bitch


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