Definition of 龍

  • dragon
  • imperial

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • リュウ
  • リョウ
  • ロウ
  • たつ

Popular Words With This Kanji

竜, 龍, りゅう, たつ, りょう

dragon (esp. a Chinese dragon), naga (semidivine human-cobra chimera in Indian mythology), promoted rook (shogi)

恐竜, 恐龍, きょうりゅう

dinosaur

竜王, 龍王, りゅうおう

Dragon King, promoted rook (shogi)

登竜門, 登龍門, とうりゅうもん

gateway to success, opening to honours, opening to honors

土竜, 土龍, もぐら, むぐらもち, むぐら, もぐらもち, どりゅう, モグラ, モグラモチ

mole (Talpidae spp., esp. the small Japanese mole, Mogera imaizumii)

画龍点睛, 画竜点睛, 画竜天睛, 臥龍点睛, がりょうてんせい, がりゅうてんせい

finishing touch, completing (something) by executing the final, critical step

画龍点睛, 画竜点睛, 画竜天睛, 臥龍点睛, がりょうてんせい, がりゅうてんせい

finishing touch, completing (something) by executing the final, critical step

竜虎, 龍虎, りゅうこ, りょうこ

hero, clever writing, good writer, dragon and tiger, two mighty rivals

竜駕, 龍甕, りょうが, りゅうが

imperial carriage

ウーロン茶, 烏竜茶, 烏龍茶, 鳥龍茶, 鳥竜茶, ウーロンちゃ

oolong tea


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