Definition of 崖

  • cliff
  • bluff
  • precipice


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ガイ
  • がけ
  • きし
  • はて

Popular Words With This Kanji

崖, がけ


断崖, だんがい

palisade, cliff

懸崖, けんがい

overhanging cliff

磨崖仏, 摩崖仏, まがいぶつ

Buddha figure carved on a rock face

磨崖仏, 摩崖仏, まがいぶつ

Buddha figure carved on a rock face

崖っ縁, 崖っぷち, がけっぷち

edge (e.g. of a cliff, precipice), critical point or moment

断層崖, だんそうがい

fault scarp, fault escarpment

海食崖, かいしょくがい

sea cliff

崖崩れ, がけくずれ


崎崖, きがい

steepness of a mountain

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