Definition of 憑

  • depend
  • rely
  • evidence
  • proof
  • according to
  • possess
  • haunt

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ヒョウ
  • つかれる
  • たの

Popular Words With This Kanji

頼む, 恃む, 憑む, たのむ

to request, to beg, to ask, to call, to order, to reserve, to entrust to, to rely on

頼み, 恃み, 憑み, たのみ

request, favor, favour, reliance, dependence, trust

神憑り, 神懸かり, 神懸り, 神がかり, 神憑, かみがかり

divine possession, eccentric behavior, fanaticism

神憑り, 神懸かり, 神懸り, 神がかり, 神憑, かみがかり

divine possession, eccentric behavior, fanaticism

信憑, しんぴょう

trust, credit, credence

憑依, ひょうい

dependence, depending on, possession (by a spirit, etc.)

憑かれる, つかれる

to be possessed

信憑性, 信ぴょう性, しんぴょうせい

authenticity, credibility

憑く, つく

to possess, to haunt

依代, 依り代, 憑代, よりしろ

object representative of a divine spirit, object to which a spirit is drawn or summoned, object or animal occupied by a kami


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