Definition of 領

  • jurisdiction
  • dominion
  • territory
  • fief
  • reign

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • リョウ
  • えり

Popular Words With This Kanji

大統領, だいとうりょう

president, chief executive

領土, りょうど

dominion, territory, possession

占領, せんりょう

occupation, capture, possession, have a room to oneself

了承, 諒承, 領承, りょうしょう

acknowledgement, acknowledgment, understanding (e.g. "please be understanding of the mess during our renovation"), noting, acceptance

領域, りょういき

area, domain, territory, field, range, region, regime

襟, 衿, 領, えり

neck, collar, lapel, neckband

綱領, こうりょう

general plan, main points, summary, platform (e.g. for a campaign), mission statement

受領, じゅりょう

receipt (of letter), acknowledgement, acceptance

領内, りょうない

(within a) territory, domains

横領, おうりょう

embezzlement, misappropriation, usurpation


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