Definition of 溯

  • go upstream
  • retrace the past

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • サク
  • さかのぼ

Popular Words With This Kanji

遡る, 溯る, 逆上る, 泝る, さかのぼる

to go back, to go upstream, to make retroactive

遡及, 溯及, さっきゅう, そきゅう

tracing back, retroactivity

遡行, 溯航, 遡航, そこう

going upstream, sailing against the current

遡河魚, 溯河魚, そかぎょ, さっかぎょ

anadromous fish (fish that migrates upstream, e.g. salmon)

遡源, 溯源, さくげん, そげん

returning to the origin, going back to the beginning, retracing


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