Definition of 奢

  • extravagance
  • luxury

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • シャ
  • おご
  • おご

Popular Words With This Kanji

奢り, おごり

luxury, treat, extravagance

奢る, 傲る, 驕る, おごる

to give (someone) a treat, to be extravagant, to live luxuriously, to be proud, to be haughty

奢侈, しゃし

luxury, extravagance

華奢, 花車, きゃしゃ, かしゃ

luxury, pomp, delicate, slender, gorgeous

豪奢, ごうしゃ

luxury, magnificence, extravagance

驕奢, きょうしゃ

luxury, extravagance

奢る平家久しからず, 驕る平家久しからず, おごるへいけひさしからず

pride goes before a fall, lit: the proud Heike family lasts not long


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