Definition of 廟

  • mausoleum
  • shrine
  • palace

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ビョウ
  • ミョウ
  • たまや
  • みたまや
  • やしろ

Popular Words With This Kanji

廟, びょう

mausoleum, shrine, the (imperial) court

霊廟, れいびょう

mausoleum

廟堂, びょうどう

the Court

聖廟, せいびょう

Confucian temple

伊勢大廟, いせたいびょう

the Grand Shrines of Ise

廟号, びょうごう

temple name (a two-character posthumous name given to Chinese, Korean and Vietnamese royalty), name given to a mausoleum (or shrine, etc.)

古廟, こびょう

old shrine

帝廟, ていびょう

imperial mausoleum

宗廟, そうびょう

ancestral shrine (temple), mausoleum (of one's ancestors), Imperial mausoleum

祖廟, そびょう

mausoleum containing the remains of one's ancestors


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