Definition of 厄

  • unlucky
  • misfortune
  • bad luck
  • disaster

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ヤク

Popular Words With This Kanji

厄介, やっかい

trouble, burden, nuisance, bother, worry, care, dependence, support, kindness, obligation, staying (with a person)

厄年, やくどし

unlucky year, critical age

厄, やく

misfortune, bad luck, evil, disaster

災厄, さいやく

calamity, disaster, accident

厄介者, やっかいもの

dependent, parasite, hanger-on, burden

厄払い, やくはらい, やくばらい

exorcism, ceremonial cleansing from evil influence

厄除け, 厄よけ, やくよけ

warding off evil

厄除け, 厄よけ, やくよけ

warding off evil

厄日, やくび

unlucky day, evil day

大厄, たいやく

calamity, disaster, great misfortune, grand climacteric


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