Definition of 柳

  • willow

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • リュウ
  • やなぎ

Popular Words With This Kanji

柳, 楊, 楊柳, やなぎ, ようりゅう

willow (any tree of genus Salix), weeping willow (Salix babylonica)

柳, 楊, 楊柳, やなぎ, ようりゅう

willow (any tree of genus Salix), weeping willow (Salix babylonica)

川柳, せんりゅう

comic haiku

青柳, あおやぎ, あおやなぎ

green willow (i.e. one that has budded), meat of the trough shell (Mactra chinensis)

花柳, かりゅう

red-light district

花柳界, かりゅうかい

red-light district, pleasure quarters, world of the geisha, demimonde

柳刃包丁, やなぎばぼうちょう

kitchen knife for sashimi

柳葉魚, ししゃも, シシャモ

shishamo smelt (Spirinchus lanceolatus)

柳行李, やなぎごうり

wicker trunk

柳眉, 柳び, りゅうび

beautiful eyebrows


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