Definition of 砲

  • cannon
  • gun

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ホウ

Popular Words With This Kanji

銃, 砲, じゅう

gun, rifle, small arms

発砲, はっぽう

firing, discharge of gun

砲撃, ほうげき

bombarding, shelling, bombardment

砲弾, ほうだん

shell

主砲, しゅほう

main battery, main armament

大砲, たいほう

gun, cannon, artillery

発泡スチロール, 発砲スチロール, はっぽうスチロール

styrofoam, styrene foam, expanded polystyrene

空砲, くうほう

empty gun, gun loaded with blanks, firing a blank

鉄砲, 鉄炮, てっぽう

gun, wooden pole that sumo wrestlers strike in practice (practise), fugu

砲火, ほうか

gunfire, fire


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