Definition of 鈎

  • hook
  • barb
  • gaff
  • brackets

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • コウ
  • かぎ

Popular Words With This Kanji

針, 鉤, 鈎, はり, ち

needle, pin, hook, stinger, thorn, hand (e.g. clock, etc.), pointer, staple (for a stapler), needlework, sewing, malice, counter for stitches

鈎虫, こうちゅう

hookworm

毛鈎, 毛彫り, 毛彫, けばり

(fishing) fly, lure

勾股弦, 鈎股弦, こうこげん

three sides of right triangle (minor cathetus, major cathetus & hypotenuse)

鉤, 鈎, かぎ

hook, hook bracket (Japanese quotation mark)

鉤鼻, 鈎鼻, かぎばな

hooked nose

鉤爪, カギ爪, かぎ爪, 鈎爪, かぎづめ, カギづめ

claw, talon

勾股弦の定理, 鈎股弦の定理, こうこげんのていり

Pythagorean theorem


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